Muhammadjon Shakuri

 

 

Age: 87

 

Summary: Tajikistani historian and author considered as one of the notable Persian literary figures of the 20th century who had a significant role in preserving Tajik identity and whose many works also included a Tajiki Persian dictionary, among others.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: February 1925

 

Died: September 16, 2012

 

Location: Dushanbe, Tajikistan