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The famous Persian Characters

Up to our times, the territory of Persia has been known internationally as the home of the various celebrities who have given invaluable value to the development of civilization and human culture in the scientific, artistic, political, engineering, philosophy, literature and etc.

Suffice it to specify that UNESCO has recognized thirty-three Persian characters in its list of famous such as Saàdi, Hafez, Attar, Ferdowsi, Rumi, Naser Khosrow, Abu Saed Abol Kheyr, Molla Sadra, Mir Damad, Nasir al-Din al-Tusi, Ghazali , Farabi, Avicenna, Khayam and etc.


Qasem Soleimani

Qasem Soleimani (1957-2020)

General Qasem Soleimani was born in Iran on March 11, 1957 ... Read more
Rhazes (Abu Bakr Muhammad ibn Zakariyya al-Razi)

Rhazes (854-925)

Abu Bakr Mohammad Ben Zakariyā Rāzi born in the year 865 in ... Read more
Rudaki

Rudaki (858-941)

Abu Abdallah Ja'far Ben Mohammad known as Rudaki, is the ... Read more
Farabi

Farabi (870-950)

Abu Naser Mohammad Ben Mohammad Farabi, born in the year 870 in ... Read more
Ferdowsi (Hakim Abol-Ghasem Ferdowsi Tusi)

Ferdowsi (935-1020)

Hakim Abol-Ghasem Ferdowsi Tusi was born in Tābarān-e Tus around the year ... Read more
Avicenna (Ibn Sinā)

Avicenna (980-1037)

Ibn Sinā, Abu Ali Hossein Ben Adballāh Ben Sinā (known ... Read more
Abu Reyhan Biruni

Abu Reyhan Biruni (973-1048)

Abu Reyhan Mohammad Ben Ahmad Biruni, Iranian scholar and mathematician ... Read more
Baba Taher Oryan

Baba Taher Oryan

Baba Taher Hamedāni, known as “Bābā Tāher Oryān”, Gnostic, Iranian poet ... Read more
Nāser Khosrow Qabādiāni

Nāser Khosro (1004-1088)

Abu Mo'in Nāser Ben Khosrow Ben Hares Qabādiān Balkhi, known ... Read more
Omar Khayyam

Umar Khayyām (1048-1131)

Omar Khayyam Neishāburi (full name: Ghyās Ad-Din Abu'l Fath Omar ... Read more
Abu Hamed Mohammad Ben Mohammad Ben Ahmad Ghazali

Al-Ghazali (1058-1111)

Abu Hamed Mohammad Ben Mohammad Ben Ahmad Ghazali, (1058-19 December ... Read more
Nezami Ganjavi

Nezāmi Ganjavi (1141-1209)

Jamāl Al-Din Abu Mohammad Ilyās Ben Yusuf Ben Zaki Ben ... Read more
Attār Neishāburi

Attar Neishaburi (1145-1221)

Farid Al-Din Abu Hāmed Mohammad Attar Neishaburi, known as Sheikh ... Read more
Saàdi (Abu Mohammad Muslih Ibn Abdullah Saàdi Shirazi

Saàdi (1184-1291)

Saadi (Sa῾dī) of Shirāz whose full name is Abu Mohammad ... Read more
Nasir al-Din al-Tusi

Nasir al-Din al-Tusi (1201-1274)

Abu Ja'far Mohammad Ben Mohammad Ben Hasan Jaharudi Tusi, better ... Read more
Rumi (Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Rūmī)

Rumi (1207-1273)

Rumi, Jalāl Ad-Din Mohammad Balkhi known as Moulavi, Moulānā, ... Read more
Hafez

Hafez (1315-1390)

Khāje Shams o-Din Mohammad Ben Bahā Alddin Hafez Shirazi (Shiraz, ... Read more
Kamāl ud-Din Behzād

Kamāl ud-Din Behzād (1450-1545)

Kamāl ud-Din Behzād, the most famous Iranian painter and miniaturist, ... Read more
Sheikh Bahai

Sheikh Bahai (1547-1621)

Bahā Al-Din Mohammad Ben Hossein Ameli known as Sheikh Bahāi ... Read more
Sadra spring

Mollā Sadrā (1572-1640)

Sadr Ad-Din Mohammad Ben Ebrahim Shirazi known as Molla Sadra ... Read more
Sā'eb Tabrizi

Sa'eb of Tabriz (1592-1676)

Mirzā Mohammad Ali known as Sāe'b Tabrizi and ... Read more
Mohammad Baqer Majlesi

Mohammad Bāqer Majlesi (1627-1700)

Mohammad Baqer Ben Mohammad Taqi Ben Almaqsud Ali Al-Majlesi, born ... Read more
Amir Kabir

Amir Kabir (1807-1852)

Mirzā Mohammad Taghikhān Farāhāni, born in 1807 in Hazāveh, Arāk, ... Read more
Gholāmhossein Darvish Khan

Darvish Khān (1872-1926)

Gholāmhossein Darvish, known as Darvish Khan, born in 1872 in ... Read more
Kamal ol-Molk

Kamal ol-Molk (1848-1940)

Mohammad Ghaffāri, known as Kamal ol-Molk, is a painter and ... Read more
Rais Ali Delvāri

Rais Ali Delvāri (1882-1915)

Rais Ali Delvāri, born in 1882 AD in the village of ... Read more
Ali Akbar Dehkhoda

Ali Akbar Dehkhoda (1880-1956)

Ali Akbar Dekhodā (Dehkhoda), born in Tehran on February 24 ... Read more
Mohammad Taqi Bahar

Mohammad Taqi Bahār (1886-1951)

Mohammad Taqi Bahar, born December 9, 1886 in Mashhad, ... Read more
Nima Yushij

Nima Yushij (1897-1960)

Ali Esfandiāri, known as "Nima Yushij", was born on November 11, 1897 ... Read more
Seyed Ruhollah Musavi Khomeini

Seyed Ruhollah Musavi Khomeini (1902-1989)

Seyed Ruhollah Mostafavi, born September 24, 1902 in the city ... Read more
Mahmoud Hessabi

Mahmoud Hessābi (1903-1992)

Seyed Mahmoud Khān Mirzā Hessabi, known as Professor Hessabi, was born ... Read more
Seyed Mohammad Hossein Tabatabai

Allameh Tabātabāi (1904-1981)

Seyed Mohammad Hossein Tabatabai, born March 17, 1904 in ... Read more
Shahryar

Shahryar (1904-1988)

Seyed Mohammad Hossein Behjat Tabrizi (Shahryar), born on ... Read more
Parvin Etesami

Parvin Etesami (1906-1941)

Parvin Etesami was born on March 17, 1906 in Tabriz. Rakhshande ... Read more
Morteza Motahhari

Morteza Motahhari (1920-1979)

Morteza Motahhari, born on February 3, 1920 in Farimān in the ... Read more
Simin Daneshvar

Simin Dāneshvar (1921-2012)

Simin Daneshvar, born on April 28, 1921 in Shirāz, is ... Read more
Mohammad Taghi Jafari

Mohammad Taghi Jafari (1925-1998)

Mohammad Taghi Jafari, born in 1925 in Tabriz, known as ... Read more
Sohrāb Sepehri

Sohrāb Sepehri (1928-1980)

Sohrāb Sepehri, born on 7 October 1928 in Kāshān is ... Read more
Gholam Reza Takhti

Gholām Rezā Takhti (1930-1958)

Gholam Reza Takhti, known as "Jahān Pahlevān" (Pahlevān of the world, ... Read more
Ali Shariati Mazināni

Ali Shariati Mazināni (1933-1977)

Ali Shariati Mazināni, born on November 23, 1933 in the village ... Read more
Abbas Kiarostami

Abbas Kiarostami (1940-2016)

Abbas Kiarostami, born on 22 June 1940 in Tehrān is ... Read more
Seyed Morteza Āvini

Seyed Morteza Āvini (1947-1993)

Seyed Morteza Āvini, born on 23 September 1947 in the city ... Read more
Mahmoud Farshchian

Mahmoud Farshchiān (1930)

Master Mahmoud Farshchian, born January 24, 1930 ... Read more
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