|Galiaskar Kamal – Tatar writer, dramatist and playwright
Illustrated Envelop with special cancellation
|Description||Galiaskar Kamal is a Tatar writer, dramatist and playwright. Galiaskar Kamal Tatar Academic Theatre is named after him.
Ğäliäsğar Kamal was born on 6 January 1879 in the family of a furrier craftsman in Kazan. He studied in the Kazan Madrassahs Ğosmaniä and Möxämmadiä in 1889-1897. At the same time he studied the Russian language in a three-years municipal school.
The first play of Kamal was called The Unlucky Youth and it was published in 1900. The history of the Tatar Theater started with staging a play called The Pitiful. He actively participated in the activity of Säyyär troupe as an actor and a playwright.
|Type||Illustrated Envelop with special cancellation “100 years anniversary of the birth”|
|Used/Unused||Cancellation, Kazan, 06.01.1979|
|Published by/for:||Ministry of Communications, 1978|