Important Colombian writer who was simply awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1982. His most well-known novels include A HUNDRED Many years of Solitude (1967), Fall from the Patriarch (1975), and Appreciate in enough time of Cholera (1985). He examined law on the Country wide School of Colombia through the 1940s. During this time period, he segued right into a journalistic profession, writing and submitting articles and columns for such regional newspapers as Un Universal and Un Heraldo. His book, Appreciate in enough time of Cholera, was modified right into a film aimed by Mike Newell and released in america in 2007. He was created in Colombia and grew up mainly by his maternal grandparents. He wedded Mercedes Barcha Pardo; the few acquired two sons, Rodrigo and Gonzalo. He implemented in the footsteps of American writer, William Faulkner, to become Nobel Laureate.