Sohrab Sepehri

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Birthday
7, 1928
Birthplace
Iran
Death Date
Apr 21, 1980 (51)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
7, 1928
Birthplace
Iran
Death Date
Apr 21, 1980 (51)

About

One of the most famous Iranian poets in history, known for works like Water's Footfall. He practiced what was known as "New Poetry", a style that did not employ the use of meter or rhyme.

Before Fame

He hosted his first painting exhibition in Tehran in 1944.

Trivia

He was also a highly respected modernist painter.

Family Life

He was never married.

Associated With

He and Omar Khayyam are two of history's most notable Iranian poets.

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