Sena, Jorge de

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Sena, Jorge de Gender: M
Jorge Cândido de Sena
born on 2 November 1919 at 09:50 (= 09:50 AM )
Place Lisbon, Portugal, 38n43, 9w08
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Taglilatelo
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 08°56' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 24°47 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 11°28'

Portrait of Jorge de Sena 
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Jorge de Sena


Portuguese poet, novelist, playwright, a prolific writer in various genres. A civil engineer by training, he fled to Brazil in 1959 after an assassination coup against the the dictator Salazar failed. De Sena feared that his role would be discovered. In Brazil, he earned a doctorate in humanities. With his wife and nine children he later emigrated to the US and lived in California for the rest of his life. His 1978 novel Signs of Fire is semi-autobiographical and takes place in Portugal at the outbreak of the Spanish Civil War.

He died of cancer on June 4, 1978 in Santa Barbara, CA. age 58.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Family : Change residence 1959 (To Brazil)
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1978 (Signs of Fire, a novel)
  • Death by Disease 4 June 1978 in Santa Barbara (Cancer, age 58)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Filipe Ferreira quotes birth certificate in hand


  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Cancer
  • Family : Parenting : Kids more than 3 (Nine)
  • Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate (In Brazil and later in the US)
  • Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease (Cancer)
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction
  • Vocation : Writers : Poet