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Wole Soyinka

nobel prize for literature

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Wole Soyinka
Full Name
of the recipient
Wole Soyinka
AwardNobel Prize in Literature
Year of Award1986
Share in Award100.0%
Award Shared with
for the Award
who in a wide cultural perspective and with poetic overtones fashions the drama of existence
Place of BirthAbeokuta, Nigeria NGA
Date of Birth13 July 1934
at the time of Award
51 years
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