Abdel Rahman el-Abnoudi
Abdel Rahman el-Abnoudi was born in Abnoud village, Qena governorate. He was a popular Egyptian poet. El-Abnudi was one of a generation of poets who wrote their work in the Egyptian dialect rather than in Classical Arabic, the standard literary language.
Ali Mahmoud Taha (b. August 3, 1901 -d. November 17, 1949)
A vanguard of romantic poetry and member of the Apollo Society, Ali Mahmoud Taha, called the engineer or the Lost Sailor after his own occupation and the title of his first collection of poems respectively