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Carlos Fuentes
Birth: Nov. 11, 1928
Panama City
Panama, Panama
Death: May 15, 2012
Ciudad de Mexico
Distrito Federal, Mexico

Writer. He was one of the best known writers of the late twentieth century, author of novels and essays, among them "Aura", "The Death of Artemio Cruz", "Where the air is clear", "The Good Conscience", "The old Gringo" and "Terra Nostra". Has received, among others, the Romulo Gallegos Prize in 1977, the Cervantes in 1987, the Prince of Asturias Award in 1994 and the Grand Cross of the Order of Isabel la Católica in 2009. He was named honorary member of the Mexican Academy of Language in August 2001. His works have been translated into English and other languages. (bio by: Errete) 
 
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 Children:
  Natasha Fuentes Lemus (1974 - 2005)*
  Carlos Fuentes Lemus (1979 - 1999)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cimetière de Montparnasse
Paris
City of Paris
Ile-de-France, France
Plot: Family plot
 
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Originally Created by: Errete
Record added: May 15, 2012
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Carlos Fuentes
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Carlos Fuentes
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Carlos Fuentes
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- Errete
 Added: Nov. 11, 2013
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- Charlotte
 Added: Jul. 18, 2012
One of the 1st books I read when young was the "Death of Artemio Cruz" - brilliant in theme and style. Fuentes was a person I wish I could have met.
- Mary in Maryland
 Added: Jun. 5, 2012
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