Juan Gelman

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Juan Gelman
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Juan Gelman, argentinian poet, winner of Cervantes Prize in 2007
Born(1930-05-03)3 May 1930
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Died14 January 2014(2014-01-14) (aged 83)
Mexico City, Mexico
Cause of deathheart failure
Occupationpoet

Juan Gelman (3 May 1930 - 14 January 2014) was an Argentine poet of Jewish descent. He published more than twenty books of poetry. He began publishing in 1956. He won the Cervantes Prize in 2007.

Gelman died on 14 January 2014 in Mexico City from heart failure. He was aged 83.[1]

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