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Juan Gelman
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Juan Gelman, argentinian poet, winner of Cervantes Prize in 2007
Born (1930-05-03)3 May 1930
Died 14 January 2014(2014-01-14) (aged 83)
Cause of death heart failure
Occupation poet

Juan Gelman (3 May 1930 - 14 January 2014) was an Argentine poet of Jewish descent. He published more than twenty books of poetry. He began publishing in 1956. He won the Cervantes Prize in 2007.

Gelman died on 14 January 2014 in Mexico City from heart failure. He was aged 83.

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