Juan Gelman, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Juan Gelman

Argentine poet

Date of Birth: 03-May-1930

Place of Birth: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Date of Death: 14-Jan-2014

Profession: writer, poet, translator, journalist, linguist

Nationality: Bolivia

Zodiac Sign: Taurus

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About Juan Gelman

  • Juan Gelman (3 May 1930 – 14 January 2014) was an Argentine poet.
  • He published more than twenty books of poetry between 1956 and his death in early 2014.
  • He was a naturalized citizen of Mexico, country where he arrived as a political exile of the Military Junta. In 2007, Gelman was awarded the Cervantes Prize, the most important in Spanish literature.
  • His works celebrate life but are also tempered with social and political commentary and reflect his own painful experiences with the politics of Argentina.

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