Mahmoud Darwish

Mahmoud Darwish bio

Birth Name: Mahmoud Darwish

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: Palestine

Date Of Birth: March 13, 1941

Date Of Death: August 9, 2008

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Palestinian

Mahmoud Darwish was born on the 13th of March, 1941. He was popular for being a Poet. A Palestinian writer and poet, he is known for works such as Wingless Birds, Leaves of Olives, and The Bodily Anthem. Also a political activist, he belonged to both the Israeli communist party and the Palestine Liberation Organization.

Mahmoud Darwish was born in Palestine. He published his first collection of poems when he was nineteen years old. His numerous awards include the Lenin Peace Prize and the French Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters.

Mahmoud Darwish was a Pisces and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Mahmoud Darwish was born in 1940s. The early 1940s were dominated by World War II. Following the end of the war, it was the start of the Baby Boomer years and technology advancements such as the jet engine, nuclear fusion, radar, rocket technology and others later became the starting points for Space Exploration and Improved Air Travel. The 40s also brought us the Slinky, Velcro, Jeep, Tupperware and Frisbee. Discover what happened on this day.

Mahmoud Darwish is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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Mahmoud Darwish’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Mahmoud Darwish’s parents.

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Mahmoud Darwish was born in the Year of the Serpent.

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REAL NAME: Mahmoud Darwish
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Mahmoud Darwish was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Mahmoud Darwish was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: Mahmoud Darwish had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Mahmoud Darwish’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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