Harry Martinson

Harry Martinson

Birth
Jamshog, Olofströms kommun, Blekinge län, Sweden
Death 11 Feb 1978 (aged 73)
Stockholm, Stockholms kommun, Stockholms län, Sweden
Burial Sollentuna, Sollentuna kommun, Stockholms län, Sweden
Plot 02 B 89
Memorial ID 9571170 · View Source
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Writer. Martinson wrote numerous novels as well as poetry. His best-known work is probably "Aniara," a space epic, successfully turned into an opera with music by Karl-Birger Blomdahl. Martinson was awarded the Nobel Prize in literature in 1974.

Bio by: Klas Grönqvist


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  • Originally Created by: Klas Grönqvist
  • Added: 9 Oct 2004
  • Find a Grave Memorial 9571170
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Harry Martinson (6 May 1904–11 Feb 1978), Find a Grave Memorial no. 9571170, citing Silverdals griftegård, Sollentuna, Sollentuna kommun, Stockholms län, Sweden ; Maintained by Find A Grave .