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Nizar Toufiq Qabbani Edit Profile

diplomat , poet

Nizar Toufiq Qabbani, Syrian poet, former diplomat.

Background

Qabbani, Nizar Toufiq was born on March 21, 1923 in Damascus, Syria. Son of Toufiq Qabbani and Faïza Akabike.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, Syrian University Damascus.

Career

Syrian chargé d'Affaires, Egypt, 1945-1948. Former Syrian ambassador to Ankara, London, Pekin, Madrid, 1964. Founder Nizar Qabbani Public House, Lebanon, 1967.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Kala'at Liyas Samara, 1944, Toufoulat Nahd, 1948, Samba, 1949, Anti Li, 1950, Kassayed, 1956, Habibati, 1961, Achir Kindilon Akhdar, 1963, ar-Rasm Bil Kalimat, 1967, Hawamech ala daftar al-Naksa, 1967, Livre d'amour, Chansons Sauvages.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, painting.

Connections

Married; children: toufiq, Hadba. Married Balkis ar-Rawi (deceased).

father:
Toufiq Qabbani

mother:
Faïza Akabike

spouse:
Balkis ar-Rawi

child:
toufiq Qabbani

child:
Hadba Qabbani