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Category:Maurice Maeterlinck

English: Maeterlinck was born in Ghent, Belgium to a wealthy, French-speaking family. His father, Polydore, was a notary who enjoyed tending the greenhouses on their property. His mother, Mathilde, came from a wealthy family.
Français : Maurice Polydore Marie Bernard Maeterlinck (/ma.tɛʁ.lɛ̃ːk/ en Belgique ; /mɛ.teʁ.lɛ̃ːk/ en France), né le 29 août 1862 à Gand (Belgique) et décédé le 5 mai 1949 à Nice (France), était un écrivain francophone belge. Il reçut le prix Prix Nobel de littérature en 1911.
Nederlands: Maurice Polydore Marie Bernard graaf Maeterlinck ( Gent, 29 augustus 1862 - Nice, 6 mei 1949) was een Belgisch dichter, toneelauteur, essayist en vertaler. Hij schreef zijn werk in het Frans en ontving in 1911 de Nobelprijs voor de Literatuur.
Maurice Maeterlinck 
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Belgian playwright, poet, and essayist
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Date of birth 29 August 1862
Ghent
Date of death 6 May 1949 / 5 May 1949
Nice
Educated at
  • Ghent University
Occupation
  • writer
  • poet
  • philosopher
  • essayist
  • playwright
  • librettist
Member of
  • Belgium Royal Academy of French language and literature
Movement
Sibling
Notable work
Award received
  • Nobel Prize in Literature
  • Commander of the Legion of Honour
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