Marguerite Yourcenar

Marguerite Yourcenar

Born: January 01, 1970

Nationality: American

Occupation: Novelist, author, essayist, poet

Biography: 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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