Giosue Carducci (1835-1907 / Italy)
Giosuè Alessandro Michele Carducci (July 27, 1835 – February 16, 1907) was an Italian poet and teacher. He was very influential and was regarded as the official national poet of modern Italy . In 1906 he became the first Italian to win the Nobel Prize in Literature.
He was born in Valdicastello (part of Pietrasanta), a small town in the northwest corner of Tuscany in Province of Lucca.... more »
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