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Rabeya Khatun
রাবেয়া খাতুন
Born (1935-12-27)27 December 1935
Died 3 January 2021(2021-01-03) (aged 85)
Dhaka, Bangladesh
Nationality Bangladeshi
Occupation Novelist
Spouse(s)
Fazlul Haque
(m. 1952; his death 1990)
Children
  • Faridur Reza Sagar
  • Keka Ferdousi
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Rabeya Khatun (27 December 1935 – 3 January 2021) was a Bangladeshi novelist. As of 2008, she wrote over 50 novels and more than 400 short stories. Her works include essays, novels, research, short stories, religious history and travelogues. She was awarded Bangla Academy Literary Award in 1973, Ekushey Padak in 1993 and Independence Day Award in 2017 by the Government of Bangladesh.

Khatun died 3 January 2021 at her residence in Gulshan, Dhaka.

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