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The Nomination Database for the Nobel Prize
in Literature, 1901-1950

Year: 1949
Number: 2-0
   
Nominee:  
Taha Hussein
M
1889
1973
Author, Egyptian-Arabic scholar
EG (EGYPT)
   
Nominator:
 
Ahmad Lutfi el-Sayed
M
President of the Fuad I Academy, author, politician, professor
Fuad I Academy
Cairo
EG (EGYPT)
   
   
Comment: Several other members of the Fuad I Academy also nominated Taha Hussein.
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