1000 - 977


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 15,309 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,864th most popular writer.

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  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.68

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  • 2.74

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Among writers, Daqiqi ranks 1,861 out of 4,883Before him are Tomé Pires, Mikhail Zoshchenko, Johann Jakob Bodmer, Eugene Nida, George Adamski, and Hugh Lofting. After him are Thomas Wyatt, Arthur Machen, Avitus of Vienne, Mirza Shafi Vazeh, Augustus the Younger, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, and Fernando de Rojas.

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Among people born in 1000, Daqiqi ranks 25Before him are Rozala of Italy, Bardas Skleros, Vazul, Adalbert of Hamburg, Kenneth III of Scotland, and Ali ibn Hammud al-Nasir. After him are Jaromír, Duke of Bohemia, Dub, King of Scotland, Joseph Genesius, Herman II, Duke of Swabia, Rajendra Chola I, and Suryavarman I. 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 174 out of 374Before him are Apama (-400), Shohreh Aghdashloo (1952), Muhammad Husayn Tabatabai (1892), Ryu Gwansun (1902), Baba Tahir (947), and Ali Daei (1969). After him are Al-Shahrastani (1086), Jafar Panahi (1960), Elmore James (1918), Mohammad-Hossein Shahriar (1906), Al-Baydawi (1201), and Sasan (null).

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Among WRITERS In Iran

Among writers born in Iran, Daqiqi ranks 19Before him are Magtymguly Pyragy (null), Ibn al-Muqaffa' (724), Sadegh Hedayat (1903), Forough Farrokhzad (1935), Táhirih (1817), and Baba Tahir (947). After him are Mohammad-Hossein Shahriar (1906), Ahmad Shamlou (1925), Badi' al-Zaman al-Hamadani (967), Subh-i-Azal (1831), Hamdallah Mustawfi (1281), and Philitas of Cos (-400).

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