Franz Kafka
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Born: July 3, 1883

Died: June 3, 1924 (aged 40)

Nationality: Austrian

Occupation: Novelist

Bio: Franz Kafka was an influential German-language author of novels and short stories, regarded as among the greatest writers of the 20th century. The term Kafkaesque has entered the English language to describe situations like the ones in his writing.

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We're in a blessed drainpipe, and we've got to crawl along it till we die.

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