Imadaddin Nasimi

1369 - 1417

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Alī Imādud-Dīn Nasīmī (Azerbaijani: Seyid Əli İmadəddin Nəsimi سئید علی عمادالدّین نسیمی, Persian: عمادالدین نسیمی‎), often known as Nesimi, (1369 – 1417) was a 14th-century Azerbaijani or Turkmen Ḥurūfī poet. Known mostly by his pen name of Nasimi, he wrote in Azerbaijani, Persian and sometimes Arabic, being the composer of one divan in Azerbaijani, one in Persian, and a number of poems in Arabic. He is considered one of the greatest Turkic mystical poets of the late 14th and early 15th centuries and one of the most prominent early divan masters in Turkic literary history. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Imadaddin Nasimi has received more than 168,345 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Imadaddin Nasimi is the 477th most popular writer (up from 575th in 2019), the 6th most popular biography from Azerbaijan (up from 8th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Azerbaijani Writer.

Imadaddin Nasimi was a famous poet and scholar who wrote in the Persian language. He is most famous for his work, The Garden of Secrets, which is a collection of poems.

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Among writers, Imadaddin Nasimi ranks 477 out of 5,794Before him are Yunus Emre, Frans Eemil Sillanpää, Gérard de Nerval, Arion, Henry IV of Castile, and Jostein Gaarder. After him are Edmondo De Amicis, Anaïs Nin, Enheduanna, Saul Bellow, Samuel Johnson, and Laurence Sterne.

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Among people born in 1369, Imadaddin Nasimi ranks 3Before him are Jan Hus and Pope Martin V. After him are Muzio Attendolo Sforza, Mary de Bohun, Pippo Spano, and Barsbay. Among people deceased in 1417, Imadaddin Nasimi ranks 2Before him is Pope Gregory XII. After him are Louis II of Anjou, William II, Duke of Bavaria, Huitzilihuitl, and Manuel III of Trebizond.

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In Azerbaijan

Among people born in Azerbaijan, Imadaddin Nasimi ranks 6 out of 159Before him are Nizami Ganjavi (1141), Richard Sorge (1895), Heydar Aliyev (1923), Lev Landau (1908), and Mstislav Rostropovich (1927). After him are Zecharia Sitchin (1920), Garry Kasparov (1963), Arghun (1250), Ilham Aliyev (1961), Nadezhda Alliluyeva (1901), and Ivan Bagramyan (1897).

Among WRITERS In Azerbaijan

Among writers born in Azerbaijan, Imadaddin Nasimi ranks 2Before him are Nizami Ganjavi (1141). After him are Zecharia Sitchin (1920), Mirza Fatali Akhundov (1812), Khaqani (1126), Mahsati (1089), Samad Vurgun (1906), Mirza Shafi Vazeh (1794), Jalil Mammadguluzadeh (1869), Banine (1905), Mirza Khazar (1947), and Abbasgulu Bakikhanov (1794).