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Maurice Maeterlinck

Author and Nobel Laureate Maurice Maeterlinck

Profession: Author and Nobel Laureate


Why Famous: Intruder, The Blind

Born: August 29, 1862
Birthplace: Ghent, Belgium
Star Sign: Virgo

Died: May 6, 1949 (aged 86)
Cause of Death: Heart attack

Married Life

  • 1919-02-15 Author Maurice Maeterlinck (56) weds actress Renée Dahon (27) in Nice, France

Historical Events

  • 1908-09-30 Maurice Maeterlinck's "L'oiseau Blue" premieres in Moscow