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List of notable or famous poets from nicaragua, with bios and photos, including the top poets born in nicaragua and even some popular poets who immigrated to nicaragua. If you're trying to find out the names of famous nicaragua poets then this list is the perfect resource for you. These poets are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known poet from nicaragua is included when available.

Examples of people on this list include Ernesto Cardenal and Julio Valle Castillo.

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Claribel Alegría is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Poets from Nicaragua
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Clara Isabel Alegría Vides is a Nicaraguan poet, essayist, novelist, and journalist who is a major voice in the literature of contemporary Central America. She writes under the pseudonym Claribel Alegría. She was awarded the 2006 Neustadt International Prize for Literature. ...more

Age: 92

Birthplace: Estelí, Nicaragua

Profession: Poet, Journalist, Novelist, Essayist

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Ernesto Cardenal is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Poets from Nicaragua
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Reverend Father Ernesto Cardenal Martínez is a Nicaraguan Catholic priest, poet and politician. He is a liberation theologian and the founder of the primitivist art community in the Solentiname Islands, where he lived for more than ten years. A member of the Nicaraguan Sandinistas, a party he has ...more

Age: 90

Birthplace: Granada, Nicaragua

Profession: Priest, Poet

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Gioconda Belli is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Poets from Nicaragua
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Gioconda Belli is a Nicaraguan author, novelist and poet. ...more

Age: 67

Birthplace: Managua, Nicaragua

Profession: Poet, Author

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Joaquín Pasos is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Poets from Nicaragua
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Joaquín Pasos was a Nicaraguan poet, narrator, and essayist. He was one of the leading figures of the national Vanguardia literary movement. The poem Pasos is best known for was his Canto de guerra de las cosas poem. ...more

Age: Died at 33 (1914-1947)

Birthplace: Granada Department, Granada, Nicaragua, Latin America, Americas

Profession: Poet, Essayist

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