BirthdayNovember 13, 1948

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Humayun Ahmed

    Full name: Humayun Ahmed
    Also known as: Humayun Ahmed, Ahmed, Humayun, হুমায়ূন আহমেদ
    Education: North Dakota State University
    Professions: Author, dramatist and film director
    Nationality: Bangladeshi
    Occupation: Writer, film director, professor of Chemistry

  2. Humayun Ahmed Death information

    Died: Thursday, 19th of July, 2012 (Age: 63)

  3. Humayun Ahmed Biography

    Template:Multiple issuesHumayun Ahmed (Bengali: হুমায়ূন আহমেদ; 13 November 1948 – 19 July 2012) was a Bangladeshi author, dramatist, screenwriter, playwright and filmmaker. Dawn referred to him as the cultural legend of Bangladesh. Humayun reached peak of his fame with the publication of his novel Nondito Noroke (In Blissful Hell) in 1972, which remains one of his most famous works, winning admiration from literary critics, including Dr. Ahmed Sarif. He wrote over 200 fiction and non-fiction books, all of which were bestsellers in Bangladesh. In recognition to the works of Humayun, Times of India wrote Humayun was a custodian of the Bangladeshi literary culture whose contribution single-handedly shifted the capital of Bengali literature from Kolkata to Dhaka without any war or revolution. Ahmed's writing style was characterized as magic realism. Sunil Gangopadhyay described him as the most popular writer in the Bengali language for a century and according to him, Ahmed was even more popular than Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay. Ahmed's books have been the top sellers at the Ekushey Book Fair during the 1990s and 2000s.

  4. Humayun Ahmed Family

    Spouse: Gultekin Ahmed Meher Afroz Shaon
    Siblings: Muhammad Zafar Iqbal Ahsan Habib Sufia Haider Momtaz Shahid Rukhsana Ahmed
    Childrens: Nova, Sheela, Bipasha, Nuhash, Nishad, Ninit, Nova Ahmed, Sheela Ahmed, Bipasha Ahmed, Nuhash Ahmed, Nishad Ahmed, Ninit Ahmed, Nova Ahmed Sheela Ahmed Bipasha Ahmed Nuhash Ahmed Nishad Ahmed Ninit Ahmed

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