Saadi Yousef born on 1934 in Basra. He is a citizen of Kingdom of Iraq, Republic of Iraq (1958–68), Ba'athist Iraq, Iraq and United Kingdom. Saadi Yousef was educated at College of Education Ibn Rushd University of Baghdad. He died on 13 June 2021 in London at age 86 years, 5 months.
He was an Iraqi poet.
Saadi Yousef has worked as a poet, journalist and writer.
He is also known as Sadi Yusuf.