Boki RAKHIM-ZADE, USSR Tadzhikistan poet and dramatist; literature adviser, Tadzhikistan Union of Writers. Order of Red Banner of Labor; two Badges of Honor; medal “For Valiant Labor in the Great Patriotic War, 1941-1945”.
RAKHIM-ZADE, Boki was born in 1910 in village Sarbog, Tadzhikistan.
Studied at Samarkand Pedagogical Technicum, Tashkent Teachers Institute, and then Stalinabad Pedagogical Institute.
Until World War II taught elementary school and worked for Tadzhikistan newspapers and magazines. During World War II in Soviet Army. 1953 first work published.