Naguib Mahfouz

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Born 11 December 1911(1911-12-11)
Cairo, Khedivate o Egyp
Dee'd 30 August 2006(2006-08-30) (aged 94)
Cairo, Egyp
Thrift Novelist
Naitionality Egyptian
Notable warks The Cairo Trilogy
Notable awairds Nobel Prize for Leeteratur (1988)

Naguib Mahfouz (Arabic: نجيب محفوظNagīb Maḥfūẓ, IPA: [næˈɡiːb mɑħˈfuːzˤ]; December 11, 1911 – August 30, 2006) wis an Egyptian writer wha wan the 1988 Nobel Prize for Leeteratur. He is regairdit as ane o the first contemporary writers o Arabic leeteratur, alang wi Tawfiq el-Hakim, tae splore themes o exeestentialism.[1]

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