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François Mauriac
  • François Mauriac

  • Date of birth: October 11, 1885
  • Died: September 01, 1970
  • Born: in Bordeaux, France.

  • Description: François Charles Mauriac was a French writer and a member of the Académie française. He was awarded the 1952 Nobel Prize in Literature "for the deep spiritual insight and the artistic intensity with which he has in his novels penetrated the drama of human life." Mauriac is acknowledged to be one of the greatest Roman Catholic writers of the 20th century.