Fadwa Toukan



Age: 86


Summary: Palestinian poet known as the 'poet of Palestine' praised for her depictions of life under Israeli rule who was an avid promoter of woman's rights through her poetry, who was a household name among Palestinians and a favorite of Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat.



Cause of Death: Natural causes


Born: 1917


Died: December 12, 2003


Location: Nablus, Palestine