Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Literature 1957
Albert Camus

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Albert Camus - Facts

Albert Camus

Albert Camus

Born: 7 November 1913, Mondovi, French Algeria (now Algeria)

Died: 4 January 1960, Sens, France

Residence at the time of the award: France

Prize motivation: "for his important literary production, which with clear-sighted earnestness illuminates the problems of the human conscience in our times"

Field: prose

Language: French

Prize share: 1/1

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