Manouchehr Sotodeh was born on July 19, 1913, and died on April 13, 2016.
He was an Iranian geographer and scholar of Persian literature.
Manouchehr Sotodeh had written 60 books and nearly 300 articles.
Sotodeh was the first Iranian who published the first dialectal dictionary.
Manouchehr Sotodeh was also a professor at the University of Tehran.
Manouchehr Sotodeh passed away at 102 yrs old.