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Muhammad Shahidullah

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Birthday
10, 1885
Birthplace
India
Death Date
Jul 13, 1969 (84)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
10, 1885
Birthplace
India
Death Date
Jul 13, 1969 (84)

About

Philologist and writer who became the most famous Bangladeshi educator of the Twentieth Century.

Before Fame

He graduated from the University of Calcutta in 1912 and went on to earn his Ph.D. from The Sorbonne in Paris.

Trivia

He had a dormitory at Dhaka University named in his honor.

Family Life

He fathered seven sons and two daughters.

Associated With

He and Satyajit Ray were both graduates of the University of Calcutta.