Florence Nwanzuruahu Nkiru Nwapa
Born: Jan 18, 1931 AD
Died: 1993 AD, at 61 years of age.
1931 - Born on the 18th of January in Oguta, Nigeria.
1966 - Her novel Efuru is among the first English language novels by a woman from Africa.
- Her book Efuru became Africa's first internationally published female novel in the English language (Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books Ltd).
1993 - Died this year.
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