Shmuel Yosef Agnon

Shmuel Yosef Agnon

Birth
Buchach, Ternopil's'ka, Ukraine
Death 17 Feb 1970 (aged 81)
Jerusalem, Jerusalem District, Israel
Burial Jerusalem, Jerusalem District, Israel
Memorial ID 8228070 · View Source
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Author. He was awarded Nobel Prize for literature in 1966 co-jointly with Swedish poet Nelly Sachs. He wrote such works as "Upon the Handle of the Lock," "Days of Awe," and "Bridal Canopy."


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  • Originally Created by: Laurie
  • Added: 31 Dec 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 8228070
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Shmuel Yosef Agnon (17 Jul 1888–17 Feb 1970), Find a Grave Memorial no. 8228070, citing Mount of Olives Cemetery, Jerusalem, Jerusalem District, Israel ; Maintained by Find A Grave .