Maria Wisława Anna Szymborska
Wisława Szymborska, in Kraków, Poland 2011
|Born||2 July 1923|
Prowent, Poland (now Kórnik, Poland)
|Died||1 February 2012 (aged 88)|
|Spouse||Adam Włodek (1948–1954; divorced)|
Wisława Szymborska-Włodek, Maria Wisława Anna Szymborska [viˈswava ʂɨmˈbɔrska] (2 July 1923 – 1 February 2012) was a Polish poet, essayist, and translator. She was the recipient of the 1996 Nobel Prize in Literature. She was bestowed the title of Lady of the Order of the White Eagle. She was member of the Polish Writers Association (1989) and Polish Academy of Skills (1995).
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- "Dates of birth and death for Wisława Szymborska". Rmf24.pl. Retrieved 3 February 2012.
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