Tranströmer in 2008
|Born||Tomas Gösta Tranströmer
15 April 1931
|Died||26 March 2015
|Alma mater||Stockholm University|
|Notable awards||Nobel Prize in Literature
Tomas Gösta Tranströmer (15 April 1931 – 26 March 2015) was a Swedish poet, psychologist and translator. He was awarded the 1990 Neustadt International Prize for Literature and the 2011 Nobel Prize in Literature.
Tranströmer died after a short illness on 26 March 2015 at his home in Stockholm, aged 83.
Images for kids
Tranströmer and Barbro Lindgren at the 2014 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award
Tomas Tranströmer Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.