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Eugenio Montale

Eugenio MontaleBorn: 12-Oct-1896
Birthplace: Genoa, Italy
Died: 12-Sep-1981
Location of death: Milan, Italy [1]
Cause of death: Heart Failure
Remains: Buried, Chiesa di San Felice, Florence, Italy

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

Nationality: Italy
Executive summary: Ossi di seppia

Military service: Italian infantry (Officer, WWI)

[1] San Pio X Hospital, Milan, Italy.

Girlfriend: Irma Brandeis (scholar; b. 1905, d. 1990)
Girlfriend: Maria Luisa Spaziani (poet; b. 1924, dated 1950s)
Wife: Drusilla Tanzi (d. 1963)

    Nobel Prize for Literature 1975
    Risk Factors: Smoking

Author of books:
Ossi di seppia (1925, poems, trans. Cuttlefish Bones)
Posthumous Diary (1996, poems, posthumous)

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