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Federico García Lorca
Birth: Jun. 5, 1898, Spain
Death: Aug. 19, 1936, Spain

Renowned spanish-born poet and dramatist. Among his most popular works are "Romancero Gitano" (1928), "Poema del Cante Jondo" (1935), and "Poeta en Nueva York" (1940). As a dramatist, he is remembered for "Mariana Pineda" (1928), "Bodas de Sangre" (1935), "Yerma" (1937), and "La Casa de Bernarda Alba" (1940). He was murdered by fascists of Dictator Franco at the start of the Spanish Civil War in Barranco de Víznar (Granada). His body was never found. A plaque remembers the location of his death. (bio by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni) 
Family links: 
  Federico García Rodríguez (1859 - 1945)
  Vicenta Lorca Romero (1870 - 1959)
  Federico García Lorca (1898 - 1936)
  Luis García Lorca (1900 - 1902)*
  Francisco García Lorca (1902 - 1976)*
  Concepción García Lorca (1903 - 1962)*
  Isabel García Lorca (1909 - 2002)*
*Calculated relationship
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Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
Record added: Dec 16, 2002
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Federico García Lorca
Added by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
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From a Spanish major in Texas who read much of your beautiful literature in university. Rest in peace!
- Lesley Dannelley
 Added: Jun. 5, 2017

- David Wend
 Added: Jun. 5, 2017

- Janis•E
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