Félix Lope de Vega y Carpio

Félix Lope de Vega y Carpio

Birth
Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Death 27 Aug 1635 (aged 72)
Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Burial Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Memorial ID 7611823 · View Source
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Acclaimed Writer. Considered one of the most important Spanish playwrights in the Siglo de Oro (Golden Century). He wrote over 2,200 plays, but only 500 have survived. Among his books are "Fuenteovejuna," "La Dama Boba," "El Caballero de Olmedo," "El Mejor Alcalde, el Rey," and his poems "Soneto de Repente," "Qué Tengo yo que mi Amistad Procuras," and "A mis Soledades Voy," He was nicknamed Fénix de los Ingenios.

Bio by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
  • Added: 23 Jun 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7611823
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Félix Lope de Vega y Carpio (25 Nov 1562–27 Aug 1635), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7611823, citing Iglesia de San Sebastián, Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain ; Maintained by Find A Grave .