|Date of Birth||1907-08-12|
|Place of Birth||Portugal|
About Miguel Torga
Prominent Portuguese fiction writer, poet, and playwright of the Twentieth Century who was nominated several times for the Nobel Prize for Literature. His most famous works include Contos da Montanha, O Outro Livro de Job, and Bichos.
Early Life Experience of Miguel Torga
He studied medicine at the University of Coimbra, graduating in 1933. He published his first poetry collection, Ansiedade, in 1928.
He published two travelogues during the 1950s.
Family Life and Relationship
His Belgian wife, Andree Crabbe, was a teacher. The couple became parents to a daughter named Clara.
He and R.S. Thomas were both nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature.Tags: Famous, miguel, Personality, torga