Raul Brandao

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Birthday
12, 1867
Birthplace
Portugal
Death Date
Dec 5, 1930 (63)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
12, 1867
Birthplace
Portugal
Death Date
Dec 5, 1930 (63)

About

Portuguese journalist and modernist writer best known for his 1917 novel, Humus. His other works include A Farsa, Os Pobres, and El-Rei Junot.

Before Fame

He was born into a family of sailors, and ships and the ocean serve as recurring themes in his literary work.

Trivia

He worked in the Ministry of War for many years.

Family Life

He met his future wife in 1896; the couple married the following year.

Associated With

He was born in the same country as fellow writer Jose Saramago.