Abbās al-Aqqād

1889 - 1964

Abbās al-Aqqād

Abbas Mahmoud al-Aqqad (Arabic: عباس محمود العقاد‎, ALA-LC: ‘Abbās Maḥmūd al-‘Aqqād; 28 June 1889 – 12 March 1964) was an Egyptian journalist, poet and literary critic, and member of the Academy of the Arabic Language in Cairo. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Abbās al-Aqqād has received more than 58,775 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,783rd most popular writer.

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Among writers, Abbās al-Aqqād ranks 2,779 out of 4,883Before him are Jean-Joseph Rabearivelo, Alexandra Ripley, Joan Didion, Rolf Hochhuth, Peter Høeg, and Jean Rhys. After him are Unsuri, Max Aub, Andrei Sinyavsky, Anne-Cath. Vestly, Jean Desmarets, and Roy Medvedev.

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Among people born in 1889, Abbās al-Aqqād ranks 110Before him are Adolphe Pégoud, Dietrich von Hildebrand, Louis Van Hege, Emil Brunner, Edmond Privat, and Bernard Freyberg, 1st Baron Freyberg. After him are Vasiliy Ulrikh, Alexander Vertinsky, Ernest Marsden, Robert Z. Leonard, Ludwig Renn, and Lev Karakhan. Among people deceased in 1964, Abbās al-Aqqād ranks 80Before him are Adib Shishakli, Eric Dolphy, T. H. White, Dmitry Dmitrievich Maksutov, Pietro Serantoni, and Pierre Monteux. After him are Sofoklis Venizelos, Cedric Hardwicke, Maithili Sharan Gupt, Joseph Marx, Khawaja Nazimuddin, and Gustav-Adolf von Zangen.

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Abbās al-Aqqād ranks 325 out of 432Before him are Bat Ye'or (1933), Moshé Mizrahi (1931), Nabil Elaraby (1935), Richard Anthony (1938), Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria (1952), and Atom Egoyan (1960). After him are Al-Fa'iz bi-Nasr Allah (1149), Ali ibn Ridwan (988), Sobekemsaf I (-1650), Mohamed Atta (1968), Mohamed Hassanein Heikal (1923), and Kamal Ganzouri (1933).

Among WRITERS In Egypt

Among writers born in Egypt, Abbās al-Aqqād ranks 31Before him are Muhammad Sayyid Tantawy (1928), Ibn Taghribirdi (1410), Apollonius Dyscolus (200), Salama Moussa (1887), Mohammed Hussein Heikal (1888), and Bat Ye'or (1933). After him are Mustafa Kamil Pasha (1874), Andrée Chedid (1920), C. S. Forester (1899), Yusuf Idris (1927), Apion (-30), and Alaa Al Aswany (1957).

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