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Samuel Beckett
Birth: Apr. 13, 1906
Dublin
County Dublin, Ireland
Death: Dec. 22, 1989
Paris, France

Author, Playwright. Lived in France from 1937 on and wrote primarily in French after 1945. His work was influenced primarily by Franz Kafka and James Joyce. His best known work is the absurdist play "Waiting for Godot" (1953). 
 
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 Parents:
  William Frank Beckett (1871 - 1933)
  Mary Jones Roe Beckett (1872 - 1950)
 
 Spouse:
  Suzanne Dechevaux-Dumesnil Beckett (1900 - 1989)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cimetière de Montparnasse
Paris
City of Paris
Île-de-France, France
Plot: Division 12.
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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His was known in and around Left Bank cafés, where he strengthened his allegiance with James Joyce and forged new ones with artists Alberto Giacometti and Marcel Duchamp, with whom he regularly played chess.
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