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Ghelderode, Michel de

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Born: 1898 AD
Died: 1962 AD, at 64 years of age.

Nationality: Belgian
Categories: Dramatist

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1898 - He was born as Adhémar Adolphe Louis Martens in Ixelles.

1924 - Married to Jeanne-Françoise Gérard. .

         - His works often deal with the extremes of human experience, from death and degradation to religious exaltation.

1927 - Wrote plays "Christopher Columbus.

1928 - "Barabbas".

1929 - "Pantagleize".

1929 - "Chronicles of Hell".

1934 - His play La Balade du grand macabre served as inspiration for György Ligeti's opera Le Grand Macabre.

1962 - Michel de Ghelderode died.














wrote plays "Christopher Columbus" 1927, "Barabbas" 1928, "Pantagleize" 1929, "Chronicles of Hell" 1929

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