Javid Iqbal, born on October 5, 1924 and died October 3, 2015.
Javid was a Pakistani philosopher and former senior justice of Supreme Court of Pakistan.
He is internationally known for his acclaimed publications on philosophy of law and modern Islamic philosophy in reputed international and national journals.
Javid was the son of the poet-philosopher Dr. Muhammad Iqbal and authored various books on Pakistan’s nationalism, movement and political ideology of Pakistan.
Apart from philosophy, Javid Iqbal had a prolific career in Judiciary of Pakistan and was a former Chief Justice of Lahore High Court before elevating to Supreme Court.
Javid Iqbal died on Saturday 3rd Oct 2015. Former justice was under treatment for cancer at the Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital in Lahore.