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Jurji Zaidan and His Family

See Jurji Zaidan’s birth certificate in Beirut in 1861 and the program at his funeral in Cairo in 1914 which included poems composed in his honor by Ahmad Shawky and Hafez Ibrahim.  And selected family pictures of Jurji Zaidan in his forties, with his wife and three children; and his two sons Emile and Shukri in their offices at Dar-al-Hilal.




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

Prelude with Speeches of Literary Figures

Libretto





Jurji Zaidan and his Family

Centennial Celebrations
of Dar-al-Hilal