Qurratulain Hyder, Indian writer and academic, 80 years old.Linguist Writer Translator
Qurratulain Hyder was an Indian writer and academic. She was born on January 20, 1927 (died on August 21, 2007, she was 80 years old) in Aligarh. Qurratulain Hyder was an influential Indian Urdu novelist and short story writer an academic and a journalist. One of the most outstanding literary names in Urdu literature she is most known for her magnum opus Aag Ka Darya a novel first published in Urdu in 1959 from Lahore Pakistan that stretches from the 4th century BC to post partition of India.
When is Qurratulain Hyder's next birthday?
Qurratulain Hyder was born on the , which was a Thursday
Is Qurratulain Hyder still alive?
No, Qurratulain Hyder died on 08/21/2007, 12 years ago. She was 80 years old when she died.
|University Of Lucknow|
|1967||Sahitya Akademi Award awarded she was 39 years old|
|1989||Jnanpith Award awarded she was 61 years old|
|-||Padma Bhushan awarded|
|-||Padma Shri in literature & education awarded|
Place of Birth, Real Name, Education, etc.
|AlmaMater||University of Lucknow|
|Place of death||Noida|
|Languages spoken, written or signed||Urdu|
|Country of citizenship||India|
|Date of death||2007-08-21T00:00:00Z|
|Sex or gender||Female|
|Place of birth||Aligarh|
|Europeana Entity id||Agent/base/77203|
- Birth place: India, Aligarh Uttar Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh
- Birth Sign: Aquarius
Thursday, January 20, 1927
Days left until next birthday: 286 days (as of April 9)