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1080s in poetry

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  • Compilation of the Goshūi Wakashū, the fourth imperial Japanese poetry anthology, completed
  • Births

    Death years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article. There are conflicting or unreliable sources for the birth years of many people born in this period; where sources conflict, the poet is listed again and the conflict is noted:


  • Sanai (died 1131), Persian Sufi poet
  • 1084:

  • Li Qingzhao (died 1151), Song
  • 1085:

  • Bernard Silvestris (died 1148), a Latin poet in France
  • 1089:

  • Abraham ibn Ezra (died 1164), Hebrew poet in Al-Andalus
  • Deaths

    Birth years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article:


  • Wallada bint al-Mustakfi (born 1001), Arab Andalusian poet of Arabic language
  • 1083:

  • Zeng Gong (born 1019), Song poet, scholar and historian
  • 1086:

  • Muhammad ibn Ammar (born 1031), Arabic poet in Al-Andalus
  • Wang Anshi (born 1021), Song economist, statesman, chancellor and poet
  • 1088:

  • Nasir Khusraw (born 1004), Persian poet, philosopher, scholar and traveler
  • Khwaja Abdullah Ansari (born 1006), Afghan poet, also known as "Shaikul Mashayekh" (Arabic: شیخ المشایخ) [Master of (Sufi) Masters]
  • 1089:

  • Isaac ibn Ghiyyat (born 1038), a Hebrew poet in al-Andalus
  • References

    1080s in poetry Wikipedia