Recognized Uruguayan novelist and brief story writer who was simply from the Generation of ’45. His popular works consist of Tierra de nadie (No Man’s Property) and Em virtude de una tumba sin nombre (A Grave without Name). He released his debut book, Un Pozo, when he was simply thirty yrs . old. Around this period, he also edited a Uruguayan newspapers known as Marcha. He received the Uruguay Country wide Literature Reward in 1962 as well as the renowned Premio Cervantes in 1980. He and his violinist wife, Dorotea Muhr, resided in Spain for quite some time. Like renowned pianist Homero Francesch, Onetti was created in Montevideo, Uruguay.