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Samuel Beckett

nobel prize for literature

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Samuel Beckett
Full Name
of the recipient
Samuel Beckett
AwardNobel Prize in Literature
Year of Award1969
Share in Award100.0%
Award Shared with
for the Award
for his writing, which - in new forms for the novel and drama - in the destitution of modern man acquires its elevation
Place of BirthDublin, Ireland IRL
Date of Birth13 April 1906
at the time of Award
62 years
Place of DeathParis, France FRA
Date of Death22 December 1989
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