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Maria Dąbrowska

Polish writer

Died when: 75 years 225 days (907 months)
Star Sign: Libra

 

Maria Dąbrowska

Maria Dąbrowska ([dɔmˈbrɔfska]; born Maria Szumska; 6 October 1889 – 19 May 1965) was a Polish writer, novelist, essayist, journalist and playwright, author of the popular Polish historical novel Noce i dnie (Nights and Days) written between 1932 and 1934 in four separate volumes.

The novel was made into a film by the same title in 1975 by Jerzy Antczak.Dąbrowska was awarded the prestigious Golden Laurel of the Polish Academy of Literature in 1935.

She was nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature five times.She translated Samuel Pepys' Diary into Polish.


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