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Saint-John Perse

nobel prize for literature

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Saint-John Perse
Full Name
of the recipient
Saint-John Perse
AwardNobel Prize in Literature
Year of Award1960
Share in Award100.0%
Award Shared with
for the Award
for the soaring flight and the evocative imagery of his poetry which in a visionary fashion reflects the conditions of our time
Place of BirthPointe-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe Island GLP
Date of Birth31 May 1887
at the time of Award
72 years
Place of DeathGiens Peninsula, France FRA
Date of Death20 September 1975
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