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educator , journalist , writer

Abdallah Yurki Hallaq, Syrian writer, journalist, educator.

Background

Hallaq, Abdallah Yurki was born on June 13, 1911 in Aleppo, Syria. Son of Yurki and (Malakeh) Hallaq.

Education

Graduate, Greek Catholic Secondary School, Aleppo.

Career

Merchant, journalist. Founder, editor ad-Dad, since 1930. Executive director al-Kalima, 1941.

Professor Schools of Aleppo, 1938-1964. Elected member Presidency Council for Arab Republic of Egypt, 1959. Member Constitution Council, 1961.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Collecting books and manuscripts, reading.

Connections

Married Rose Istanbouli, October 13, 1936. Children: Georges-Fawzi, Riad, Ghassan, Zouheir, Malak.

father:
Yurki Hallaq

mother:
(Malakeh) Hallaq

spouse:
Rose Istanbouli

children:
Ghassan Hallaq

Zouheir Hallaq

Malak Hallaq

Riad Hallaq

Georges-Fawzi Hallaq