Lounes Matoub Net Worth

Lounes Matoub was a renowned Algerian poet born on January 24, 1956. He was known for his powerful and passionate lyrics that spoke of the struggles of the Algerian people. His net worth, biography, age, height, family, and career updates are well documented. He was a beloved figure in Algeria and his legacy continues to inspire many.
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Age, Biography and Wiki

Birth Day January 24, 1956
Birth Place Algeria
Birth Sign Aquarius

💰 Net worth: $100K - $1M

Thinker who became a symbol of resistance and human rights for his poetry and wrote the blasphemous song "Allahu Akbar." His assassination sparked riots and unrest Kabylie.

He built his first guitar out of an oil can when he was nine years old and resisted the Arabization policy implemented at his school.

He was widely read by people on both sides of the Algerian Civil War. The Armed Islamic Group added his name to a hitlist of thinkers and artists.

On June 25, 1998, his car was stopped at a roadblock in eastern Algeria by masked gunmen. The bullets that raged from his attacker's weapons killed him and wounded his wife and her two sisters.

The year after his death, Abdelaziz Bouteflika became the president of Algeria and oversaw the end of the brutal civil war.