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Ali Saeed Khalaf

Ali Saeed Khalaf

Sector : Cultural Figures , Historians

Personal Info

  • Country of residence: Palestine
  • Gender: Male
  • Born in: 1916
  • Age: 106
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Ali Saeed Khalaf (born in Al-Azariya in 1916, died in 1977) is a Palestinian historian and journalist.

He was born in 1916 in Al-Azariya in the Jerusalem District and received his school education there. He moved to Kindergarten College in Jerusalem, then joined Al-Azhar University in Cairo to study Islamic law and the Arabic language, and graduated from it in 1936. He continued his linguistic studies at Dar Al Uloom in Cairo, and obtained a BA in Arabic language and Semitic literature in 1941. He returned to Palestine and worked in The field of education is more than 40 years old.

He also worked in the press as an editor in the Defense newspaper in Jaffa in 1946 AD, and issued the weekly “Al-Shabab” newspaper in Jerusalem in 1946, and in the same year established “Ali’s Office for Press and Publishing” in Jerusalem and Jaffa. After the Nakba, he wrote in Palestinian newspapers and published many articles in Al-Quds Al-Quds newspaper from its founding until his death.

He has a collection of unpublished poetry that includes more than a hundred poems on a variety of topics. He has written hundreds of literary, political and social articles in local and Arab newspapers, and he has printed books and manuscripts.

his death
He died in 1977.

Palestine summer resorts, 1946
Arab Transport Handbook, 1947
Explanation of Al-Mutanabbi's rule, 1963
Something from our history - Jerusalem 200 years ago - Jerusalem 200 years ago - Scholars and media figures from the Palestinian countryside - Jews inside the Jerusalem wall, Abu Arafa Agency for Press and Publishing, Jerusalem, 1979
Hebron and the shrine of Abraham. : Abu Arafa Agency for Press and Publishing, Jerusalem 1980



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