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Born: October 9, 1892

Died: March 13, 1975 (aged 82)

Nationality: Russian

Occupation: Writer, novelist

Bio: Ivan Ivo Andrić was a Yugoslav novelist, short story writer, and the 1961 winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature. His writings dealt mainly with life in his native Bosnia under the Ottoman Empire. His native house in Travnik has been transformed into a Museum, and his Belgrade flat on Andrićev Venac hosts the Museum of Ivo Andrić, and Ivo Andrić Foundation.

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