Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Literature 1970
Alexandr Solzhenitsyn

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Alexandr Solzhenitsyn - Facts

Aleksandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn

Aleksandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn

Born: 11 December 1918, Kislovodsk, Russia

Died: 3 August 2008, Troitse-Lykovo, Russia

Residence at the time of the award: USSR

Prize motivation: "for the ethical force with which he has pursued the indispensable traditions of Russian literature"

Field: prose

Language: Russian

Prize share: 1/1

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