Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Dr. Maroof Khaznadar Has Passed Away


Dr. Maroof Khaznadar was born in 1930 in the
city of Irbil the capital of Southern Kurdistan.

His early schooling was obtained in
the city of Irbil and Kirkuk. Dr. Khaznadar furthered
his education attending Baghdad University in
Iraq attaining his Bachelor Degree. He later
received his PhD in Kurdish literature in
1963 from Soviet Academy of Sciences in

From 1970 to 1974, he was the editor of Kurdish journals Defteri Kurdewari and Nuseri Kurd.

He published numerous books and articles in Kurdish, Arabic and Russian languages.

Dr. Maroof Khaznadar departed on October 25th 2010.

We, at Kurdish Aspect, send our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the well respected Professor. He will be dearly missed by all of us.

Source - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia