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Date of Birth 17 February 1914Carolina, Puerto Rico
Date of Death 6 July 1953New York City, New York, USA  (pulmonary ailment)

Spouse (2)

Armando Marín (1943 - ?) (divorced)
Ruben Rodrigues Beauchamp (1934 - 1937) (divorced)

Trivia (3)

Is considered along with Gabriela Mistral, as the two greatest female poets of Latin America.
Has many schools and streets named in her honor in Puerto Rico and the United States.
On September 14, 2010, the United States Postal Service unveiled a first class stamp commemorating her life and literary works. The stamp was presented in a ceremony in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

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