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Ivan Bunin (1870–1953)

Ivan Bunin was the first Russian writer to win the Nobel Prize for Literature (1933). He was born Ivan Alekseevich Bunin on October 22, 1870 on his ancestral estate near Voronezh, Russia. His father, Aleksei Bunin, and his mother, were descendants of several lines of old nobility that included Russian landed gentry and Luthuanian knights. The ... See full bio »


(age 83) in Paris, France

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 2014 An Unknown Friend (Short) (story)
 2014 Sunstroke (based upon on the short story "Sunstroke" and the book "Cursed Days")
 2007 Ararat: 14 Views (short story "Rusya")
 1995 Meshcherskie (books)
 1994 Sverchok (Short) (story)
 1994 Lato milosci (story "Nathalie")
 1989 Nesrochnaya vesna (books)
 1982 Anonimnoe pismo (Short) (story "Hunchback's Romance")
 1981 Dva golosa (TV Movie) (segment "Tyomnye alleyi" - based on eponymous short story")
 1972 Hora once (TV Series) (1 episode)
- El maestro (1972) ... (as Iván Bunin)
 1971 Lahucký dych (TV Movie) (story - as Ivan Alexejevic Bunin)
 1968 Natali (TV Movie) (short story)

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Ivan Bounine | Ivan Alexejevic Bunin | Iván Bunin

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Was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1933.

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