Muhammad Iqbal, 1877-1938, Indian Philosopher & Poet, President of the Muslim League, Letter to Muhammad Ali Jinnah, May 28, 1937
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Sir Muhammad Iqbal, widely known as Allama Iqbal, was a poet, philosopher and politician, as well as an academic, barrister and scholar in British India who is widely regarded as having inspired the Pakistan Movement. He is called the "Spiritual Father of Pakistan." He is considered one of the most important figures in Urdu literature, with literary work in both Urdu and Persian.