Sigrid Delima

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Birthday
4, 1921
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Sep 19, 1999 (77)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
4, 1921
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Sep 19, 1999 (77)

About

A twentieth-century American author, she is best known for Praise a Fine Day and Carnival by the Sea. The latter work tells the story of a woman lost in an amusement park.

Before Fame

Before becoming a novelist, she worked for the United Press and held several freelance journalism positions. She graduated from both Barnard College and Columbia University.

Trivia

She was awarded the Prix de Rome fellowship in literature.

Family Life

She grew up in New York, Mexico, and California. She married Stephen Greene in 1953.

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Nelson Algren praised de Lima's literary work.

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