Birth:24th March, 1928
Death:1st March, 1993
Nationality: Pakistani
Profession: Poet, Politician
About

Habib Jalib was a Pakistani revolutionary poet, left-wing activist and politician who opposed martial law, authoritarianism and state oppression. Pakistani poet Faiz Ahmed Faiz said that he was the poet of the masses. He opposed military coups and administrators and was duly jailed several times