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10 June 1915
Lachine, Quebec, Canada
|Died||5 April 2005
Brookline, Massachusetts, United States
|Alma mater||University of Chicago
University of Wisconsin-Madison
|Notable awards||Nobel Prize in Literature
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction
National Medal of Arts
National Book Award
1954, 1965, 1971
|Spouse||Anita Goshkin (1937–56), Alexandra (Sondra) Tschacbasov (1956–59), Susan Glassman (1961–64), Alexandra Bagdasar Ionescu Tulcea (1974–85), Janis Freedman (1989–2005)|
Saul Bellow (June 10, 1915 - April 5, 2005) was a Canadian-American writer. He was born Solomon Bellows in Lachine, Montreal to Russian parents. He moved to Chicago, Illinois, when he was nine. He became an American citizen in 1941. He won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1976. He wrote the books Henderson the Rain King and Herzog. He died in Brookline, Massachusetts.
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