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Gabriel García Márquez (I) (1927–2014)


Major Latin-American author of novels and short stories, a central figure in the so-called magical realism movement in Latin American literature. He was awarded the Nobel Prize for literature in 1982. Studied law and journalism in Bogotá and Cartagena. He began his career as a journalist in 1948, was a foreign correspondent in Europe during the ... See full bio »

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 2011 Nativ Damech Basheleg (Short) (story)
 2011 Memoria de mis putas tristes (based on the novel by)
 2011 Lecciones para un beso (script doctor)
 2009 Dead Man's Coughing (Short) (inspired by the short story "Muerte constante más allá del amor" - as G. G. Marquez)
 2009 Of Love and Other Demons (novel)
 2007 Love in the Time of Cholera (novel "El amor en los tiempos del cólera")
 2006 ZA 05. Lo viejo y lo nuevo (Documentary)
 2005 In Evil Hour (novel "La Mala Hora"/"In Evil Hour")
 2001 Duelo (Short) (book)
 1997 Ma armastan sind (Short) (novel)
 1994 Eyes of a Blue Dog (story)
 1993 Xuese Qingchen (uncredited)
 1992 Saturday Night Thief (TV Short)
 1992 Me alquilo para soñar (TV Mini-Series) (6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1992)
- Episode #1.3 (1992)
- Episode #1.5 (1992)
- Episode #1.4 (1992)
- Episode #1.1 (1992)
 1992 La mujer que llegaba a las seis (Short) (story)
 1992 Nekros adelfos (Short) (short story)
 1991 Contigo en la distancia (Short)
 1991 La María (TV Series) (adaptation - 1991)
 1990 The Two Way Mirror (TV Short)
 1989 Un domingo feliz (TV Movie)
 1989 El verano de la señora Forbes (TV Movie) (story)
 1989 I'm the One You're Looking For (TV Movie) (story)
 1989 Milagro en Roma (writer)
 1989 Cartas del parque (screenplay) / (story)
 1988 A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings (screenplay collaboration)
 1984 Farewell to the Ark (novel "One Hundred Years of Solitude")
 1983 Eréndira (novel) / (screenplay)
 1981 100 Years of Solitude (Video) (novel)
 1981 Enroque (Short) (story)
 1980 El mar del tiempo perdido (short story)
 1979 El año de la peste (screenplay)
 1979 María de mi corazón (screenplay) / (story)
 1979 La viuda de Montiel (novel)
 1974 Presage
 1969 Patsy, mi amor (story)
 1968 4 contra el crimen (screenplay)
 1967 Juego peligroso (segment "HO")
 1966 Time to Die
 1965 Amor amor amor (adaptation - segment "Lola de mi vida")
 1965 Lola de mi vida (adaptation) / (screenplay)
 1964 The Golden Cockerel (screenplay)
 1954 La langosta azul (Short)
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Other Works:

Novel: "Love in the Time of Cholera" See more »

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2 Print Biographies | 5 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

G. G. Marquez | Gabriel Garcia Marquez
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Personal Quote:

I'm a journalist. I've always been a journalist. My books couldn't have been written if I weren't a journalist because all the material was taken from reality. See more »

Trivia:

His book Love in the Time of Cholera is featured as a major prop in Serendipity (2001). See more »

Nickname:

Gabo

Star Sign:

Pisces

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