Jorge Luis Borges

  • Argentinian


Notable Author - AsNotedIn


Timeline

Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
1899/08/24 Jorge Francisco Isidoro Luis Borges Acevedo is born to Leonor Acevedo Suarez in Buenos Aires. The family lived Palermo, a suburb of the city. Born
1914/00/00 The Borges family lives in Geneva from 1914 to 1919. Young Jorge learns French and discovers French literature at College de Geneve (Calvin College). Education Geneva Switzerland
1944/00/00 Ficciones - published Author Ficciones
1962/00/00 Labyrinths - published Author Labyrinths
1986/06/14 Jorge Luis Borges dies of liver cancer in Geneva, Switzerland. He lived his last days at 28 Grand'Rue. Died Grand'Rue Geneve Geneva
1986/06/16 Jorge Luis Borges' ecumenical funeral is held at the Protestant Cathedrale de Saint Pierre. Borges was laid to rest in Geneva's Cimetiere de Plainpalais in a grave marked by a rough-hewn headstone. Memoriam

2 Creative Works by Jorge Luis Borges »

Title Type Association Y/M/D Moniker
Title Type Association Y/M/D Moniker
Ficciones Author Book 1944/00/00
  • Le Monde's 100 Books of the Century
Labyrinths Author Book 1962/00/00
  • 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die

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