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Carl Friedrich Georg Spitteler
Born (1845-04-24)24 April 1845
Liestal, Switzerland
Died 29 December 1924(1924-12-29) (aged 79)
Lucerne, Switzerland
Occupation Poet
Language German
Nationality Swiss
Notable awards Nobel Prize in Literature
1919

I moved to Lucerne, where I have lived happily with my family ever since.
In July, 1892, fate suddenly granted me financial independence.
At my father's request I took up the study of law at the University of Zurich In 1863.
Carl Spitteler
I left for Petersburg in August, 1871 and stayed there until 1879.