Tayeb Salih’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jul 12, 1929

Death Date

Feb 28, 2009

Age of Death

79 years

Cause of Death

Kidney Troubles

Place of Death

Feb 28, 2009



The novelist Tayeb Salih died at the age of 79. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

The author of Season of Migration to the North and The Wedding of Zein, he is one of Sudan’s best-known fiction writers. He also worked for the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.

He grew up in the small village of Al Dabah in Sudan’s Northern Province.