Sá-Carneiro, Mário de

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Sá-Carneiro, Mário de Gender: M
born on 19 May 1890 at 15:00 (= 3:00 PM )
Place Lisbon, Portugal, 38n43, 9w08
Timezone LMT m9w08 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Ferreira
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 28°34' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 07°57 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 09°54'

Mário de Sá-Carneiro


Portuguese writer, considered one of the great Portuguese poets of the 20th century. A close friend of Fernando Pessoa, he belonged to the Orpheu group.

At the age of 25 he killed himself by swallowing a large dose of strychnine on 26 April 1916, at the Hôtel de Nice in the Montmartre district of Paris.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Filipe Ferreira quotes a photo of B.C. in a biography, sent in a letter to Mark Penfield, in hand.


  • Family : Relationship : Mate - Noted (Friend of Fernando Pessoa)
  • Lifestyle : Social Life : Groups (Orpheu group)
  • Personal : Death : Short Life less than 29 Yrs (Age 25)
  • Personal : Death : Suicide
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession (One of greatest Portuguese poets of the century)