| Muhammadjon Shakuri|
| September 16, 2012, Dushanbe, Tajikistan|Muhammadjon Shakuri Wikipedia
Muhammadjon Shakuri (Tajik: Муҳаммадҷон Шакурӣ, Persian: محمدجان شکوری; February, 1925, Bukhara – September 16, 2012, Dushanbe), also known as Muhammad Sharifovich Shukurov, was a prominent Tajik intellectual and one of the notable literary figures of the Persian language of the 20th century.
Among his main works is a Tajiki-Persian dictionary. He also had a significant role in preserving Tajik identity.Iran's Eternal Figure Award (2005)
Permanent member of Academy of Persian Language and Literature (1996)
Permanent member of Tajik Academy of Sciences