Giuseppe Ungaretti

Giuseppe Ungaretti

Alexandria, El Eskenderiya, Egypt
Death 1 Jun 1970 (aged 82)
Milan, Città Metropolitana di Milano, Lombardia, Italy
Burial Rome, Città Metropolitana di Roma Capitale, Lazio, Italy
Plot Area XXI (Arciconfraternita dei Trapassati), Lotto III, Gradone III, grave number 59
Memorial ID 10288436 · View Source
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Author. Born in Alexandria in Egypt to Italian parents, In 1912 he moved to Paris, where he met leading figures from Parisian culture and a number of Italian writers living in France. The collection "The Sorrow," published in 1947, is dedicated to his 9 years old son's death and in the same time he reflects on the tragedy of the World War II. Other important poems are: "Promised earth," published in 1950; "A cry and landscapes," published in 1952; "Old man's notebook," published in 1960. His works are collected in twelve volumes under the title "Life of a Man."

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