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The Nobel Prize in Literature 1990
Octavio Paz

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Octavio Paz - Facts

Octavio Paz

Octavio Paz

Born: 31 March 1914, Mexico City, Mexico

Died: 19 April 1998, Mexico City, Mexico

Residence at the time of the award: Mexico

Prize motivation: "for impassioned writing with wide horizons, characterized by sensuous intelligence and humanistic integrity"

Field: poetry, prose

Language: Spanish

Prize share: 1/1

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