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Abu Mansur Daqiqi (Persian: ابومنصور دقیقی), better simply known as Daqiqi (دقیقی), was one of the most prominent Persian poets of the Samanid era. He was the first to undertake the creation of the national epic of Iran, the Shahnameh, but came to an abrupt end in 977 after only completing 1,000 verses. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Daqiqi has received more than 28,983 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Daqiqi is the 1,981st most popular writer (up from 2,170th in 2019), the 200th most popular biography from Iran (down from 197th in 2019) and the 20th most popular Writer.

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Among writers, Daqiqi ranks 1,981 out of 5,755Before him are Jean Bodel, Chuck Palahniuk, Katia Mann, Karen Armstrong, Moschus, and Musa Cälil. After him are Noor Inayat Khan, Marcel Reich-Ranicki, Philippe Sollers, Israel Joshua Singer, Arkady Gaidar, and Ivan Mažuranić.

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Among people born in 1000, Daqiqi ranks 28Before him are Vazul, Sulayman ibn al-Hakam, Marquess of Beixiang, Kenneth III of Scotland, Jaromír, Duke of Bohemia, and Sweyn Haakonsson. After him are Ali ibn Hammud al-Nasir, Stephen Držislav of Croatia, Adalbert, Duke of Lorraine, Berthold II, Duke of Carinthia, Herman II, Duke of Swabia, and Joseph Genesius. Among people deceased in 977, Daqiqi ranks 3Before him are Boris II of Bulgaria and Doubravka of Bohemia. After him are Ashot III of Armenia and Amlaíb, King of Scotland.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Daqiqi ranks 200 out of 528Before him are Muhammad Husayn Tabatabai (1892), Shihab al-Din 'Umar al-Suhrawardi (1145), Mohammad-Baqer Majlesi (1627), Baba Tahir (947), Orodes III of Parthia (-100), and Reza Abbasi (1565). After him are Googoosh (1950), Mandane of Media (-584), Fazlollah Zahedi (1897), Lotf Ali Khan (1769), Azarmidokht (null), and Hamdallah Mustawfi (1281).

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Among WRITERS In Iran

Among writers born in Iran, Daqiqi ranks 20Before him are Ibn al-Muqaffa' (724), Forough Farrokhzad (1935), Sharafkhan Bidlisi (1543), Sadegh Hedayat (1903), Táhirih (1817), and Baba Tahir (947). After him are Hamdallah Mustawfi (1281), Imad ad-Din al-Isfahani (1125), Mohammad-Hossein Shahriar (1906), Nima Yooshij (1897), Ahmad Shamlou (1925), and Badi' al-Zaman al-Hamadani (967).