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Hovhannes Tumanyan

Born in February 7, 1869 / Died in March 23, 1923 / Armenia / Arabic

Hovhannes Tumanyan poet from Armenia was born on February 7, 1869, had 54 years and died on March 23, 1923. Poems were written mainly in Arabic language. Dominant movement is modernism, realism.


Hovhannes Tumanyan (Armenian: ) (February 19, 1869 - March 23, 1923), is considered to be one of the greatest Armenian poets and writers. His work was mostly written in tragic form, often centering on the harsh lives of villagers in the Lori region.. Armenian writer and public activist; considered the national poet of Armenia