Shafiur Rahman

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Birthday
24, 1918
Birthplace
India
Death Date
Feb 22, 1952 (34)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
24, 1918
Birthplace
India
Death Date
Feb 22, 1952 (34)

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Bangladeshi man who became a martyr of the Bangladesh language movement after he was shot in the back by a Pakistani Police Officer in 1952 while riding his bike to work.

Before Fame

He studied at the Government Commercial College of Kolkata.

Trivia

The clothes worn at the time of his death have been displayed at the Bangladesh National Museum.

Family Life

He and his wife, Aquila Khatoon, had a daughter named Asfia, and a son named Shafiqur.

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He posthumously won the prestigious Ekushey Padak Award, which was also the case for poet Nazrul Islam .

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