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Salvatore Quasimodo

nobel prize for literature

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Salvatore Quasimodo
Full Name
of the recipient
Salvatore Quasimodo
AwardNobel Prize in Literature
Year of Award1959
Share in Award100.0%
Award Shared with
for the Award
for his lyrical poetry, which with classical fire expresses the tragic experience of life in our own times
Place of BirthModica, Italy ITA
Date of Birth19 August 1901
at the time of Award
57 years
Place of DeathNaples, Italy ITA
Date of Death14 June 1968
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