The 39th death anniversary of legendary poet and writer Faiz Ahmad Faiz was observed on November 20th each year.
Faiz was born in 1911 in Naroval and earned immense global recognition for his work that influenced Urdu literature. Faiz Ahmed was awarded the Lenin peace award by the Soviet Union in 1962. He died this day in 1984 and is buried in Lahore.
Why Faiz Ahmad Faiz got Lenin Prize?
Last TV Mushaira of Faiz Ahmad Faiz
Faiz Ahmad Faiz's poem recited by Zia Mohyeddin