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Jurji Zaidan and His Family | Centennial Celebrations of Dar-al-Hilal

 

Centennial Celebrations of Dar-al-Hilal

In 1992 on the hundredth anniversary of the founding of al-Hilal, celebrations commemorating this event were held in Egypt which included an exhibition at Dar-al-Hilal attended by the Minister of Culture and notable literary figures; the issue of a stamp; the minting of a one Egyptian pound coin featuring Jurji Zaidan; and the presentation of a plaque commemorating this event to the Zaidan family. 


 

Opera on the Life of Jurji Zaidan
(in Arabic) attended by the
President of Egypt

Prelude with Speeches of Literary Figures

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Jurji Zaidan and his Family

Centennial Celebrations
of Dar-al-Hilal