Mohammad-Ali Sepanlou


Age: 75

Summary: Iranian poet and literary critic who was the co-founder and editor of the journal of the Writers Association of Iran, in which the capacity has opposed both the former regime of Shah Mohammad-Reza Shah Pahlavi and the government of the Islamic Republic of Iran speaking out against censorship.

Cause of Death: Lung cancer

Born: November 20, 1940

Died: May 11, 2015

Tehran, Iran