Kahlil Gibran

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Kahlil Gibran (January 6, 1883 – April 10, 1931) was a writer and poet from Lebanon.

Gibran was born in Lebanon when it was part of the Ottoman Empire. His family moved to the United States of America when he was 12 years old, and he went to school both in the US and in Lebanon.[1]

He wrote books in both English and Arabic. His most famous book is The Prophet.

He died at the age of 48.

References[change | change source]

  1. Walbridge, John. "Gibran, his Aesthetic, and his Moral Universe". Juan Cole's Kahlil Gibran Page – Writings, Paintings, Hotlinks, New Translations. Professor Juan R.I. Cole. Retrieved January 2, 2009.