Enrique Lafourcade

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Enrique Eduardo Lafourcade Valdenegro (14 October 1927 – 29 July 2019) was a Chilean writer, critic and journalist. He was born in Santiago de Chile. Lafourcade published at least 24 novels (over 30 by some accounts) and over a dozen anthologies and collections of short stories and essays.[1] His novel Palomita Blanca (1971) sold over a million copies, making it one of the all-time best sellers in Chile. He worked for the newspaper agency El Mercurio.

Lafourcade died on 29 July 2019 in Santiago at the age of 91.[2]

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  1. Enrique Lafourcade, official website (Sitio Oficial), http://www.enriquelafourcade.cl Archived 2018-08-04 at the Wayback Machine
  2. "Muere Enrique Lafourcade a los 91 años". La Tercera (in Spanish). 29 July 2019. Retrieved 29 July 2019.