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Naguib Mahfouz (1911–2006)


Was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1988. See more trivia »


(age 94) in Cairo, Egypt

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 2001 Hadith Alsabah wa Almassaa (TV Series) (novel writer)
 1995 Midaq Alley (novel "Zuqâq al-Midaq" - as Naguib Mahfuz)
 1993 Principio y fin (novel)
 1986 Time of Love
 1986 Wasmat Aar
 1986 The Hunger (characters)
 1983 Ayoub (short story)
 1981 Al shaytan yaez (story)
 1981 Ahl el qema
 1980 Al sharida (story)
 1975 Al karnak
 1970 Al-ikhtiyar (screenplay)
 1967 El saman wal karif (story)
 1967 Kasr El Shawk (story)
 1966 Al-Kahira thalatin (novel)
 1964 Between Two Palaces (novel)
 1964 The Road
 1963 Alley of the Pestle (novel)
 1963 El Naser Salah el Dine (novel)
 1962 Chased by the Dogs (novel)
 1961 Bidaya wa nihaya (novel)
 1960 Between Heaven and Earth (screenplay)
 1958 Jamila, the Algerian (writer)
 1958 The Barred Road (screenplay)
 1957 The Tough (screenplay)
 1955 Fools' Alley (screenplay)
 1954 The Monster (screenplay)
 1953 Raya wa Sekina (screenplay)
 1948 Mughamarat Antar wa Abla (story)

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Naguib Mahfuz

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"I wrote 'The Seventh Heaven' because I want to believe something good will happen to me after death. Spirituality, for me, is of high importance and continuously provides inspiration for me." - Associated Press interview on his 94th birthday.


He is best known for his Cairo Trilogy, which describes life in the more than 1,000-year-old Islamic quarter of the Egyptian capital where he was born. See more »

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