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Milosz, Czeslaw

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Born: 1911 AD
Died: 2004 AD, at 93 years of age.

Nationality: American
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1911 - Born on the 30th of June in Seteiniai, Lithuania.

1953 - He received the Prix Littéraire Européen.

1960 - MiBosz came to the United States.

1970 - He took U.S. citizenship.

1961 - He began a professorship in Polish literature in the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures at the University of California, Berkeley.

1978 - MiBosz received the Neustadt International Prize for Literature.

1980 - He received the Nobel Prize for Literature.

1989 - MiBosz received the National Medal of Arts and an honorary doctorate from Harvard University.

2004 - Died on the 14th of August at his home in Kraków, aged 93.





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