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Fernando Pessoa


Portuguese modernist poet, author, translator and literary critic who wrote less than many pseudonyms. His noteworthy functions include Message as well as the Publication of Disquiet. His dad passed away of tuberculosis when Pessoa was five years of age. Pessoa and his mom consequently relocated to South Africa. He previously a deep fascination with the occult, and his research of astrology, alchemy, and spiritualism significantly influenced his function. He was released to Portuguese poetry by his step-uncle Henrique dos Santos Rosa. His early literary affects consist of Lord Byron, Shelley, Tennyson, Milton, and Shakespeare.

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Date Of Birth June 13, 1888
Died November 30, 1935, Lisbon, Portugal
Place Of Birth Lisbon, Portugal
Height 1.73 m
Profession Poet
Nationality Portuguese
Parents Maria Madalena Pinheiro Nogueira, Joaquim de Seabra Pessoa
Siblings Luís Miguel Nogueira Rosa, Madalena Henriqueta Rosa, Jorge Nogueira de Seabra Pessoa, Maria Clara Rosa, Henriqueta Madalena Rosa
Movies Lisbon Revisited, Disquiet, Five and the Skin
Star Sign Gemini

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O Encoberto1975Short poem
A Metafísica dos Chocolates1967Short poem "A Tabacaria" - as António de Campos
Suicide by Alvaro De Campos2014Short
Lisbon Revisited2014Documentary texts
Ophiussa: Uma Cidade de Fernando Pessoa2013Documentary
Transeunte2011Documentary short writer
Um Poema por Semana2011TV Series poems
Ponto da poesia2011Video book
Filme do Desassossego2010novel
Lisbon Revisited (1923) a VDO Poem2010Short written by
O Despertar da Primavera2010Short poem
Abel Escoto: Fragmentos de Vida e Obra2009Documentary short epigraph
Os Mistérios de Lisboa2009Documentary based on a book by
Os Restos do Dia2009Short adaptation
Mies jota ei koskaan ollut1997TV Movie
A Luz Incerta1995novel
Au bord du monde - Fernando Pessoa1992Short poetry
A Morte do Príncipe1991story
O Menino de Sua Mãe1991TV Movie play
La gentilezza del tocco1987novel
Palavras Ditas1984TV Series poems - 1 episode
Travessia: Viagem à Memória do Tempo1983TV Movie documentary
Capitali culturali d'Europa1983TV Series documentary poem - 1 episode
Cinq et la peau1982poems
O Banqueiro Anarquista1981novel



Tempos Modernos2010TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Portuguese Nun2009lyrics: "Mote", "Ser Aquele"
Camarate2001writer: "O Comboio Descendente"

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