Daniel Chavarria

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Daniel Chavarria
Born(1933-11-23)23 November 1933
San José de Mayo
Died6 April 2018(2018-04-06) (aged 84)
Havana, Cuba
OccupationWriter, Translator

Daniel Chavarria (23 November 1933[1] – 6 April 2018) was a Uruguayan revolutionary and writer.

Chavarria’s books are strongly critical of the violence in Fascism. Chavarria’s life and writings clearly show his communist and revolutionary background. He is a well known supporter of the Cuban Revolution.

In 2010, Chavarria won the National Prize for Literature, Cuba's national prize for literature and more important award of its type in Cuba.[2][3]

Chavarria died on 6 April 2018 in Havana of kidney failure at the age of 84.[4]

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  1. Chavarría, Daniel; Vasco, Justo E. (15 February 1990). "Completo Camagüey". Editorial Letras Cubanas – via Google Books.
  2. Staff writer (February 12, 2011). "Daniel Chavarría gets National Literature Prize". Havana Times. Retrieved December 20, 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. Staff writer (2011). "Uruguay's Daniel Chavarria Wins Cuban Literature Prize". Latin American Herald Tribune. Retrieved December 20, 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. "Falleció Daniel Chavarría, ícono de la literatura policial en América Latina". Granma.cu.

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