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Seamus Heaney

nobel prize for literature

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Seamus Heaney
Full Name
of the recipient
Seamus Heaney
AwardNobel Prize in Literature
Year of Award1995
Share in Award100.0%
Award Shared with
for the Award
for works of lyrical beauty and ethical depth, which exalt everyday miracles and the living past
Place of BirthCastledawson, Northern Ireland GBR
Date of Birth13 April 1939
at the time of Award
55 years
Place of DeathDublin, Ireland IRL
Date of Death30 August 2013
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