BirthdayAugust 02, 1942
Birthplace Peru
HoroscopeLeo
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  1. About

    Peruvian-born Chilean author who penned The House of The Spirits and City of the Beasts, among other popular novels. Her books focus on the experience of women, contain autobiographical elements, and are often classified as works of magical realism.
    She earned the prestigious Chilean National Literature Prize in 2010.
    She won Chile's National Prize for Literature more than six decades after Pablo Neruda earned the same honor.

  2. Before fame

    After finishing high school, she worked for the United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organization in both Chile and Belgium. She also found early work translating English books into Spanish. She published her debut novel, The House of the Spirits, in 1982.

  3. Related to

    She was the daughter of Chilean diplomat, Tomas Allende. She was married to her first husband, Miguel Frias, from 1962-1987. The couple had a daughter, Paula, and a son, Nicolas. In 1988, Allende married her second husband, Willie Gordon.

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