Famous Moroccan Writers

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Leila Slimani
(Journalist)
Leila Slimani
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Birthdate: October 3, 1981
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Rabat, Morocco
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Laila Lalami
(Novelist)
Laila Lalami
3
Birthdate: 1968 AD
Birthplace: Rabat, Morocco
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Tahar Ben Jelloun
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Birthdate: December 1, 1947
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Fes, Morocco
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Malika Oufkir
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Birthdate: April 2, 1953
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Marrakesh, Morocco
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Mohamed Choukri
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Birthdate: July 15, 1935
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Beni Chikar, Morocco
Died: November 15, 2003
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Ahmed Sefrioui
(Novelist)
Ahmed Sefrioui
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Birthdate: January 1, 1915
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Fès, Morocco
Died: February 25, 2004
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Hassan Al-Jundi
(Dramatic Artist)
Hassan Al-Jundi
2
Birthdate: 1939 AD
Birthplace: Marrakesh, Morocco
Died: February 25, 2017
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Abdellah Taïa
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Birthdate: August 8, 1973
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Salé, Morocco
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Leila Abouzeid
1
Birthdate: 1950 AD
Birthplace: El Ksiba, Morocco
Mohammed Khaïr-Eddine
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Birthdate: 1941 AD
Birthplace: Tafraoute, Morocco
Died: November 18, 1995
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Dunash Ben Labrat
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Birthdate: 0920 AD
Birthplace: Fes, Morocco
Died: 0990 AD
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Hoda Saad
(Singer)
Hoda Saad
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Birthdate: November 22, 1981
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Casablanca, Morocco
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Driss Chraïbi
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Birthdate: July 15, 1926
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: El Jadida, Morocco
Died: April 1, 2007
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Zohra Al Fassiya
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Birthdate: 1905 AD
Birthplace: Sefrou, Morocco
Died: 1994 AD

Zohra Al Fassiya was a Moroccan poet and singer. Counted among the pioneers of modern Arabic music, Al Fassiya's songs were celebrated across Morocco and Algeria. Widely regarded as the queen of the gharnati and melhoun genres, Zohra Al Fassiya was also the first female Moroccan recording artist.

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Abdellatif Laabi
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Birthdate: 1942 AD
Birthplace: Fes, Morocco
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Hamid Bouchnak
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Birthdate: May 13, 1969
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Oujda, Morocco
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Abdallah Laroui
(Philosopher)
Abdallah Laroui
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Birthdate: November 7, 1933
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Azemmour, Morocco
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Mohamed Zafzaf
(Novelist)
Mohamed Zafzaf
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Birthdate: 1945 AD
Birthplace: Al Qunaitra
Died: July 13, 2001
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Tayeb Saddiki
(Theater director)
Tayeb Saddiki
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Birthdate: January 5, 1939
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Essaouira, Morocco
Died: February 5, 2016
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Ahmed Toufiq
(Novelist)
Ahmed Toufiq
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Birthdate: June 25, 1943
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Margha, Morocco
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Larbi Batma
(Musician)
Larbi Batma
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Birthdate: 1948 AD
Birthplace: Chaouia-Ouardigha, Morocco
Died: February 7, 1997
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Mohammed Aziz Lahbabi
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Birthdate: December 25, 1922
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Fès, Morocco
Died: August 23, 1993