Azuela, Mariano

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Name
Azuela, Mariano Gender: M
José Mariano Azuela González
born on 1 January 1873 at 20:30 (= 8:30 PM )
Place Lagos de Moreno, Mexico, 21n21, 101w55
Timezone LMT m101w55 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 11°52' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 21°57 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 22°34'



Mariano Azuela
photo: Tomjc.55, license cc-by-sa-4.0

Biography

Mexican author and physician, best known for his fictional stories of the Mexican Revolution of 1910. He wrote novels, works for theatre and literary criticism. He is the first of the "novelists of the Revolution," and he influenced other Mexican novelists of social protest.

In 1942 he received the Mexican National Prize for Literature. On 8 April 1943 he became a founding member of Mexico's National College, where he gave lectures on Mexican, French, and Spanish novelists, and on his own literary experiences. In 1949 he received the Mexican National Prize for Arts and Sciences. He died in Mexico City on 1 March 1952, aged 79.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

Events

  • Work : Prize 1942 (Mexican National Prize for Literature)
  • Work : Prize 1949 (Mexican National Prize for Arts and Sciences)

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth registry entry from State of Jalisco, México.

Categories

  • Vocation : Education : Teacher
  • Vocation : Medical : Physician
  • Vocation : Writers : Critic (Literary)
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction (Novelist)
  • Vocation : Writers : Playwright/ script
  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award (Mexican National Prize for Literature)
  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award (Mexican National Prize for Arts and Sciences)