Birth and Life

Vladimir Nabokov


Date of birth 22. 4. 1899
Country of birth Russia



Date of death 2. 7. 1977
Cemetery Cimetière de Clarens, Clarens, Vaud, Switzerland
GPS coordinates of the cemetery 46.444187, 6.898925

a few meters left from Kokoschka (approximate GPS 46.443527, 6.899865)

Summary from Wikipedia

Nabokov's Lolita (1955), his most noted novel in English, was ranked fourth in the list of the Modern Library 100 Best Novels;[2] Pale Fire (1962) was ranked 53rd on the same list, and his memoir, Speak, Memory (1951), was listed eighth on the publisher's list of the 20th century's greatest nonfiction.[3] He was a finalist for the National Book Award for Fiction seven times.

Author of contribution: Janez, published 21. 5. 2017

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