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Eduardo Galeano (1940–2015)

Eduardo Galeano was born on September 3, 1940 in Montevideo, Uruguay as Eduardo Germán María Hughes Galeano. He was a writer, known for With My Eyes Wide Open (2007), Century of the Wind (1999) and Prohibited Birds (2004). He was married to Helena Villagra, Graciela Berro Rovira and Silvia Brando. He died on April 13, 2015 in Montevideo. See full bio »


(age 74) in Montevideo, Uruguay

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With My Eyes Wide Open
Century of the Wind
Prohibited Birds
Traces from Paradise


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 2014 30 for 30: Soccer Stories (TV Series) (book - 1 episode)
- Maradona '86 (2014) ... (book)
 2004 Recuperando memoria (Video)
 2004 Prohibited Birds (Short) (based on a story by)
 1999 Century of the Wind (Documentary) (writer)
 1991 Traces from Paradise (novel)
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In his teens, he drew cartoons for the Uruguayan socialist newspaper El Sol, and by 20 was editor of another socialist newspaper, Marcha. After he was forced into exile, his books were banned by authoritarian regimes in Chile and Argentina, as well as in Uruguay. See more »


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