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Najeeb Mahfouz (1911–2006)

Najeeb Mahfouz was born on December 11, 1911 in Cairo, Egypt. He was a writer, known for El fatawa (1957), El wahsh (1954) and Bayn el samaa wa el ard (1960). He was married to Atiyyatallah Ibrahim. He died on August 30, 2006 in Cairo. See full bio »


(age 94) in Cairo, Egypt

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El fatawa Writer
El wahsh Writer


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 2016 Afrah AlQoba (TV Series) (novel by - as Naguib Mahfouz)
 2013 Price of a Wife (Short) (story - as Naguib Mahfouz)
 2002 Al-seera Al-Ashouria: Al-Harafeesh (TV Series) (novel & manga)
 2001 Hadith Alsabah wa Almassaa (TV Series) (novel writer - 24 episodes)
- Episode #1.28 (2001) ... (novel writer)
- Episode #1.27 (2001) ... (novel writer)
- Episode #1.26 (2001) ... (novel writer)
- Episode #1.25 (2001) ... (novel writer)
- Episode #1.24 (2001) ... (novel writer)
 1995 El Callejón de los Milagros (novel "Zuqâq al-Midaq" - as Naguib Mahfuz)
 1993 Principio y fin (novel - as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1989 Qalb El Lel
 1986 Al-gough (characters - as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1986 Asr el-houb (as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1986 Wasmat Aar (as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1986 Love on the Pyramids Plateau (as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1983 Ayoub (short story - as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1982 Wakalt Al Balah (as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1981 Ahl el qema (as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1981 Al ragol allathy fakada dhakeratoh marratein (TV Mini-Series) (7 episodes)
- Episode #1.7 (1981)
- Episode #1.6 (1981)
- Episode #1.5 (1981)
- Episode #1.4 (1981)
- Episode #1.3 (1981)
 1981 Al shaytan yaez (story - as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1980 Al sharida (story - as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1975 Al karnak (as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1975 Al Mothneboon
 1973 Al Sokkareyah
 1970 Al-ikhtiyar (screenplay - as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1970 El Sarab
 1969 Miramar (novel)
 1967 El saman wal karif (story - as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1967 Kasr El Shawk (story - as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1966 Al-Kahira thalatin (novel - as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1964 Thaman el hurria (screenplay - as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1964 Al-Tareek (as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1964 Bayn el kasrain (novel - as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1963 Zouqâq al-Midaqq (novel - as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1963 El Naser Salah el Dine (novel - as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1962 El less wal kilab (novel - as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1960 Bayn el samaa wa el ard (screenplay - as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1960 Bidaya wa nihaya (novel - as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1959 Nahna el talamiza (as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1958 Djamilah (writer - as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1958 El tarik el masdud (screenplay - as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1957 El fatawa (screenplay - as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1956 El namrud (as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1955 Darb al-mahabil (screenplay - as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1954 El wahsh (screenplay - as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1954 Gaaluni mujriman (as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1953 Raya wa Sekina (screenplay - as Naguib Mahfouz)
 1948 Mughamarat Antar wa Abla (story - as Naguib Mahfouz)
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Alternate Names:

Naguib Mahfouz | Naguib Mahfuz

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Personal Quote:

"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.


Survived by his wife, Attiyatullah, and two daughters, Fatima and Umm Kulthoum. See more »

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