Davida Karol
Davida Karol (Hebrew: דווידה קרול‎; June 20, 1917 – December 9, 2011) was an Israeli actress.Karol came to Palestine in 1924 with her family.Karol played in movies and TV series such a...
Cassius Dionysius
Cassius Dionysius of Utica was an ancient Greek agricultural writer of the 2nd century BC. The Roman nomen, Cassius, combined with the Greek cognomen, Dionysius, make it likely that he was a slave (pe...
Isaac Jacob Schmidt
Isaac Jacob Schmidt (October 4, 1779 – August 27, 1847) was an Orientalist specializing in Mongolian and Tibetan. Schmidt was a Moravian missionary to the Kalmyks and devoted much of his labours to Bi...
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Philip Delaporte
Reverend Philip Adam Delaporte was a German-born American Protestant missionary who translated numerous texts from German into Nauruan. Delaporte was sent to Nauru with his family in November 1899, an...
Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen
Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen (Porto, November 6, 1919 – Lisbon, July 2, 2004) was an award-winning Portuguese poet and writer. In 2014, she was unanimously chosen by the Parliament with National P...
Rosalie Loveling
Rosalie Loveling (20 March 1834 – 4 May 1875) was a Flemish author of poetry, novels and essays.
Rosalie Loveling was born in Nevele, Belgium, and was the older sister of Virginie Loveling, also a...
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František Čelakovský
František Ladislav Čelakovský (7 March 1799 in Strakonice – 5 August 1852 in Prague) was a Czech writer and translator.
Starting in 1812, he attended the secondary school in České Budějovice, then...
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Demetrius Vikelas
Demetrios Vikelas (also Demetrius Bikelas; Greek: Δημήτριος Βικέλας; February 15, 1835 – July 20, 1908) was a Greek businessman and writer; he was the first president of the International Ol...
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Geert van Istendael
Geert van Istendael (born 29 March 1947) is the pseudonym of Geert Maria Mauritius Julianus Vanistendael, a Belgian writer, poet and essayist. He studied sociology and philosophy at the Katholieke Uni...
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Matthew Cowley
Matthew Cowley (August 2, 1897 – December 13, 1953) was an American missionary and a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) from 19...
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Lajos Áprily
Lajos Áprily (birth name Lajos Jékely) was a Hungarian poet and translator who won the 1954 Attila József Prize for his contributions to Hungarian literature. Áprily was born 14 November 1887 in Brass...
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May Ziade
May Ziade (née Marie, with Ziade also written Ziadé, Ziyada or Ziadeh) (Arabic: مي زيادة‎) (February 11, 1886. – 1941), was a prolific Christian Lebanese-Palestinian poet, essayist and ...
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Hienadz Kliauko
Hienadz Kliauko (also: Gennady Klevko, Belarusian: Гена́дзь Кляўко́, Russian: Генна́дий Клевко́) (December 28, 1931 (officially May 1, 1932) – August 21, 1979) was a Soviet Belarusian poet and transla...
Karl Dedecius
Karl Dedecius (born May 20, 1921 in Łódź) is a German translator of Polish and Russian literature.
Dedecius was born to German parents in the city of Łódź, Poland, then a multicultural city, which...
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