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date: 16 May 2021

Iqbal, Sir Muhammadlocked

  • H. A. R. Gibb
  • , revised by Francis Robinson


Iqbal, Sir Muhammad (1877–1938), philosopher and poet, was born at Sialkot in the Punjab on 9 November 1877. He was the younger son of Sheikh Nuruddin Muhammad, whose forebears were Hindu converts to Islam originally from Kashmir, and Imam Bibi, a devout woman of working-class background. He was educated at the ...

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