Where Is Shalimar Wassouf After Divorce From George Wassouf? Details

By mridushaPublished on: December 14, 2023 Updated on: December 14, 2023
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Shalimar Wassouf is famously known as the first wife of the Syrian-Lebanese actor and singer George Wassouf. It has been a while since she split from her ex-husband, so, where is she now?

Here in this article, we will find answers to all of your curiosities regarding George Wassouf’s first wife.

Shalimar Wassouf Married George Wassouf When Both Were In Their 20s

As we said, Shalimar was married to actor and singer George Wassouf. The former couple married in 1982 in a beautiful wedding ceremony. The former pair are said to have first met in Paris after which they eventually fell in love.

Shalimar Wassouf when she was young with George Wassouf
Shalimar Wassouf with her first husband when they both were young.

They were in a marital relationship for over 28 years before they finally separated in 2009. They have not revealed the reason for their separation so far.

Her Hubby Married For The Second Time

After their separation, George exchanged vows with his second wife Nada Zeidan with whom he has a daughter.

Nada and Older Wassouf were only married for 2 years (2014-2016) and the reason for their divorce was said to be the fact that they started feeling incompatible as they started to live under the same roof.

Shalimar Wassouf and George Have 3 Children Together

Shalimar from her marriage became a mother of three kids, Wadie, Hatem, and George Jr. While their oldest Wadie is no more, their two younger sons have stepped on in his position. Both of Shalimar’s son live away from the media’s radar and are rarely seen with their fathers.

Their son George Jr, is a married man and has been married for almost 3 years with Helena Sarkis. His father congratulated him on the wedding and joked around about being excited about being a grandfather soon. Hatem Wassoud on the other hand lives a private life and doesn’t show much interest in the glitz and glamour of the media.

What Happened To Her Oldest Son Wadie?

Shalimar’s oldest son Wadih, unfortunately, passed away on January 6th, 2023. The news of his death had left people praying for the Wassouf family. At the time of his death, Wadie was only 39 years old and had just recently become a father.

Wadie had gastric sleeve surgery on December 27, 2022, but a week later, his condition worsened, leading his mother Shalimar to request that he be tested at a lab. Wadih was brought to a hospital in Beirut alongside his two brothers, where he passed away the next day.

Shalimar Wassouf is a mother of three of her sons
Shalimar had three son, Late Wadih, George Jr. and Hatim.

Being the oldest son Wadih had been taking care of business back in Doha as the Chief Entertainment Officer of A2Z Media, which included operations in Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, and Qatar; Wassouf was a resident of Doha.

When Wadih passed away, his dad George became unwell and was immediately transferred to a local hospital.

Shalimar Wassouf; A Dive into Her Personal Life

She was born on 19 October 1960. She has been living in Lebanon for a very long time. Talking about her education, she did her graduation from the American University of Beirut and her post-graduation from the Lebanese American University.

Shalimar pictured at a party smiling
Shalimar still carries her ex-husband’s name

She has a degree in Business Administration.

Wassouf Is Also An Activities

She is very much into helping people and has been working for the betterment of children. In simple words, she has been working at a hospital that helps cure children with cancer. The hospital is known as the Children’s Cancer Center of Lebanon (CCCL), located in Beirut, Lebanon.

She first started working at the care center as an HR Agent, which only lasted for 7 months. Shalimar currently works in the care center as a Patients Relation Officer and has been working there full time.

Shalimar Wassouf’s Net Worth

While she has not shared the exact figure, she is estimated to have a fortune of over $2 million. On the other hand, her ex-husband has a net worth of $20 million as of 2023.