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country of citizenship: India, British India, Dominion of India
language of expression: Punjabi
occupation: poet, songwriter, novelist, writer, short story writer
award received: Sahitya Akademi Award
Nanak Singh, (b. July 4, 1897 as Hans Raj - December 28, 1971), was an Indian poet, songwriter, and novelist of the Punjabi language. His literary works in support of India's independence movement led the British to arrest him. He published novels that won him literary acclaim.
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