Oscar Sambrano Urdaneta
Venezuelan writer, essayist and literary criticDied when: 82 years 128 days (988 months)
Star Sign: Aquarius
Óscar Sambrano Urdaneta (February 6, 1929 – June 14, 2011) was a Venezuelan writer, essayist and literary critic, specialized in the life and work of Andrés Bello.
In 1978, he won the Municipal Prize of Literature for the work Poesía contemporánea de Venezuela.He served as the president of the Venezuelan Academy of Language, is an honorary member of the Caro y Cuervo Institute, and was president of the National Council of Culture (CONAC) in the late 1990s.
He also has hosted the television show Valores (Values).