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Nikos Kazantzakis

Nikos KazantzakisBorn: 18-Feb-1883
Birthplace: Heraklion, Crete
Died: 26-Oct-1957
Location of death: Freiburg, Germany
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Martinego Bastion, Heraklion, Crete, Greece

Gender: Male
Religion: Eastern Orthodox
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Novelist

Nationality: Greece
Executive summary: Zorba the Greek

Student of philosophy under Henri Bergson in Paris, 1907-09.

Wife: Helen Kazantzakis (wife #2)

    Law School: University of Athens (studied 1902-06)

Author of books:
The Odyssey: A Modern Sequel (1938)
Zorba the Greek (1946, novel)
The Greek Passion (1948)
Christ Recrucified (1948)
Freedom or Death (1950, novel)
The Last Temptation of Christ (1951)
The Greek Passion (1954, novel)
Saint Francis (1956)
Report to Greco (1961)

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