Yosip Ibrahim

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Yosip Ibrahim
Born José A. Rosciano Holder
4 November 1908(1908-11-04) [1]
Lima, Perú
Died 1 September 1992 (83)
Nationality Peruvian
Known for "Yo Visité Ganímedes" (1972)

José Alberto Rosciano Holder (1908 - 1992), more well-known under his pen name Yosip Ibrahim, was a Peruvian author and saucerian, noted for his 1972 book "Yo Visité Ganímedes" ("I Visited Ganymede"), in which he related the story of a man called Pepe who was taken to Ganymede, the moon of Jupiter, events that Ibrahim long asserted to be true before eventually recanting in 1992 prior to his death.

Selected Bibliography



  1. "Perú, Lima, Registro Civil, 1874-1996," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 8 August 2017), José Carlos Alberto Rosciano, ; citing Lima, Lima, Lima, Perú, Archivo General de la Nación, Lima (General Archives of the Nation, Lima).