Jacinto Benavente

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Jacinto Benavente

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Jacinto Benavente
The Nobel Prize in Literature 1922

Born: 12 August 1866, Madrid, Spain

Died: 14 July 1954, Madrid, Spain

Residence at the time of the award: Spain

Prize motivation: "for the happy manner in which he has continued the illustrious traditions of the Spanish drama."

Language: Spanish

Prize share: 1/1

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