Corin Tellado

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Birthday
25, 1927
Birthplace
Spain
Death Date
Apr 11, 2009 (81)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
25, 1927
Birthplace
Spain
Death Date
Apr 11, 2009 (81)

About

A Spanish author of numerous bestselling romance novels, she is best known for her 1991 work, Lucha Oculta. A prolific author, she published weekly fiction pieces for Vanidades, a popular magazine.

Before Fame

She was educated at a Catholic school and read voraciously as a child. She published her debut novel, Atrevida apuesta, in 1946.

Trivia

She is listed in the Guinness Book of World records as the author who published the largest number of Spanish-language novels over the course of her career.

Family Life

Her father was a mechanic in the Merchant Navy during the Spanish Civil War. She wed Domingo Egusquizaga in 1959; before separating in 1962, the couple became parents to a son and a daughter.

Associated With

Another outstanding author from Spain is the great Miguel de Cervantes.