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Marguerite Yourcenar
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Born: June 8, 1903

Died: December 17, 1987 (aged 84)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Novelist, author, essayist, poet

Bio: Marguerite Yourcenar was a Belgian-born French novelist and essayist. Winner of the Prix Femina and the Erasmus Prize, she was the first woman elected to the Académie française, in 1980, and the seventeenth person to occupy Seat 3.

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