Toshihiko Izutsu, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Toshihiko Izutsu

Japanese writer

Date of Birth: 04-May-1914

Place of Birth: Tokyo, Japan

Date of Death: 07-Jan-1993

Profession: writer, translator, university teacher, philosopher, linguist

Nationality: Japan

Zodiac Sign: Taurus

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About Toshihiko Izutsu

  • Toshihiko Izutsu (?? ??, Izutsu Toshihiko, 4 May 1914 – 7 January 1993) was Professor at Keio University in Japan and author of many books on Islam and other religions.
  • He taught at the Institute of Cultural and Linguistic studies at Keio University in Tokyo, the Iranian institute of Philosophy in Tehran, and McGill University in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
  • He was fluent in over 30 languages, including Arabic, Persian, Sanskrit, Pali, Chinese, Japanese, Russian and Greek.

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