Birth: 27th December, 1797
Death: 15th February, 1869
Nationality: Indian
Profession: Poet
About

Ghalib, born Mirza Asadullah Baig Khan, was a prominent Urdu and Persian poet during the last years of the Mughal Empire. He used his pen-names of Ghalib and Asad. His honorific was Dabir-ul-Mulk, Najm-ud-Daula