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Eyvind Johnson

nobel prize for literature

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Eyvind Johnson
Full Name
of the recipient
Eyvind Johnson
AwardNobel Prize in Literature
Year of Award1974
Share in Award50.0%
Award Shared withHarry Martinson (50.0%)
for the Award
for a narrative art, far-seeing in lands and ages, in the service of freedom
Place of BirthSvartbjörnsbyn, Sweden SWE
Date of Birth29 July 1900
at the time of Award
73 years
Place of DeathStockholm, Sweden SWE
Date of Death25 August 1976
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