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Maurice Maeterlinck

Maurice MaeterlinckAKA Maurice Polydore-Marie-Bernard Maeterlinck

Born: 29-Aug-1862
Birthplace: Ghent, Belgium
Died: 6-May-1949
Location of death: Nice, France
Cause of death: Heart Failure

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Playwright, Poet, Author

Nationality: Belgium
Executive summary: Pelléas et Mélisande

Made a Belgian count in 1932.

Girlfriend: Georgette Leblanc (singer, dated 1895-1918)
Wife: Renée Dahon (m. 1919)

    University: University of Ghent

    Nobel Prize for Literature 1911

Author of books:
Serres chaudes (1889)
Le Trésor des Humbles (1896)
La Sagesse et la Destinée (1898)
La Vie des Abeilles (1901)
L'Intelligence des Fleurs (1907)

Wrote plays:
La Princesse Maleine (1889)
L'Intruse (1890)
Les Aveugles (1890)
Pelléas et Mélisande (1892)
Monna Vanna (1902)
L'Oiseau Bleu (1908)
Le Bourgmestre de Stilmonde (1917)

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