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Gabriel García Márquez

Gabriel García MárquezAKA Gabriel José García Márquez

Born: 6-Mar-1927
Birthplace: Aracataca, Colombia
Died: 17-Apr-2014
Location of death: Mexico City, Mexico
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Mexico City National Cemetery, Mexico City, Mexico

Gender: Male
Religion: Roman Catholic
Race or Ethnicity: Hispanic
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Novelist

Nationality: Colombia
Executive summary: One Hundred Years of Solitude

Father: Gabriel Eligio Garcia
Mother: Luisa Santiaga Marquez Iguaran
Wife: Mercedes Barcha Pardo (m. 1958, he proposed to her when she was 13)
Son: Rodrigo
Son: Gonzalo (b. Apr-1962)

    Law School: National University, Bogotá, Colombia
    Law School: University of Cartagena

    Nobel Prize for Literature 1982
    French Legion of Honor 1981
    Risk Factors: Gonorrhea, Smoking

    Mary My Dearest (1979)

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