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Born: October 15, 1923

Died: September 19, 1985 (aged 61)

Nationality: Italian

Occupation: Journalist, novelist, essayist

Bio: Italo Calvino was an Italian journalist and writer of short stories and novels. His best known works include the Our Ancestors trilogy, the Cosmicomics collection of short stories, and the novels Invisible Cities and If on a winter's night a traveler.

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