Acuna Zeledon, Basil Jose

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Name
Acuna Zeledon, Basil Jose Gender: M
born on 7 February 1897 at 19:00 (= 7:00 PM )
Place San José, Costa Rica, 9n56, 84w05
Timezone LST m84w05 (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Castellanos
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 19°34' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 00°11 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 03°17'



Biography

Costa Rican poet and essayist. He studied medicine in Great Britain and Law at the School of Law of Costa Rica; he was consul of Costa Rica in Madras, India. Within the academic and teaching activities, he served as professor of the Liceo de Costa Rica, Heredia Normal School and the University of Costa Rica; He was also a member of the Costa Rican Academy of Language since 1969 (Chair G). Among his honors and awards are the Achilles Echeverria story Award (1964) and theater (1971), the theater Anchor Award (1983) and Mago National Culture Prize (1983).

He died in 1992.

Link to Wikipedia biography (Spanish)

Source Notes

Castellanos quotes birth certificate

Categories

  • Vocation : Writers : Poet
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction