Saunders Lewis

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Birthday
15, 1893
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Sep 1, 1985 (91)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
15, 1893
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Sep 1, 1985 (91)

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About

Welsh playwright, poet, critic, and nationalist activist who is known for such plays as Esther.

Before Fame

He studied at Liverpool University and served in the Welsh military during World War I.

Trivia

He was nominated for the 1970 Nobel Prize in Literature.

Family Life

He was born into a Welsh family in England and spent most of his youth in Merseyside.

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He translated Samuel Beckett's absurdist play Waiting for Godot into Welsh.

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