Famous Afghan Writers

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

Vote for Your Favourite Afghan Writers

 1 Rumi

Famous As: Great Poet
Birthdate: September 30, 1207
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: Afghan, Turkish
Died: December 17, 1273

Rumi was a Persian poet and Sufi mystic whose spiritual legacy has been attracting praises for the past 800 years! Often described as the best-selling and most popular poet in the US, Rumi's poems are widely read today in many countries. His poetry has influenced the literary traditions of many languages, such as Pashto, Urdu, Chagatai, and Ottoman Turkish.

 2 Jami

Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: November 7, 1414
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Afghan
Died: November 9, 1492
Recommended Lists:

 3 Sanai

Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: 1080 AD
Nationality: Afghan, Persian
Died: 1131 AD