Henri Bergson

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Henri Bergson

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Henri Bergson
The Nobel Prize in Literature 1927

Born: 18 October 1859, Paris, France

Died: 4 January 1941, Paris, France

Residence at the time of the award: France

Prize motivation: "in recognition of his rich and vitalizing ideas and the brilliant skill with which they have been presented."

Language: French

Henri Bergson received his Nobel Prize one year later, in 1928.

Prize share: 1/1

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