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Naguib Mahfouz

nobel prize for literature

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Naguib Mahfouz
Full Name
of the recipient
Naguib Mahfouz
AwardNobel Prize in Literature
Year of Award1988
Share in Award100.0%
Award Shared with
for the Award
who, through works rich in nuance - now clear-sightedly realistic, now evocatively ambiguous - has formed an Arabian narrative art that applies to all mankind
Place of BirthCairo, Egypt EGY
Date of Birth11 December 1911
at the time of Award
76 years
Place of DeathCairo, Egypt EGY
Date of Death30 August 2006
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