Award Winners Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List

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List of Miguel de Cervantes Prize winners from every year the award has been given out. All Miguel de Cervantes Prize winners are listed below in order of popularity, but can be sorted by any column. People who won the Miguel de Cervantes Prize award are listed along with photos for every Miguel de Cervantes Prize winner that has a picture associated with their name online. You can click on the name of the Miguel de Cervantes Prize award recipients to get more information about each. People who won the Miguel de Cervantes Prize are usually listed by year, but on this list you've got a complete list of Miguel de Cervantes Prize winners from all years. If this proves to not be a full list of Miguel de Cervantes Prize winners, you can help make it so by adding to this one. This list includes the most memorable and well-known Miguel de Cervantes Prize winners of all time. Anybody who won the Miguel de Cervantes Prize usually has a picture associated with their name, so all the Miguel de Cervantes Prize-winning people are listed here with photos when available. This list spans the history of the Miguel de Cervantes Prize, so most of the famous Miguel de Cervantes Prize winners are here and can be a good starting point for making a list of your favorites. This list answers the question "who are all the people who have ever won Miguel de Cervantes Prize?" If you're looking for all the nominees, you can click the links above the title of this page to the Listopedia page where you'll find a directory of award nominees, as well as the rest of the award winners lists we have. You may copy this list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your opinions, then publish it to share it with your Facebook friends, Twitter followers or with any other social networks you're on. A list made up of items like Jorge Edwards and Augusto Roa Bastos. (32 items)

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Adolfo Bioy Casares is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Adolfo Bioy Casares was an Argentine fiction writer, journalist, and translator. He was a friend and frequent collaborator with his fellow countryman Jorge Luis Borges, and wrote what many ...more

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Alejo Carpentier is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Alejo Carpentier y Valmont was a Cuban novelist, essayist, and musicologist who greatly influenced Latin American literature during its famous "boom" period. Born in Lausanne, ...more

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Álvaro Mutis is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Álvaro Mutis Jaramillo was a Colombian poet, novelist, and essayist and author of the compendium The Adventures and Misadventures of Maqroll. He was awarded the 2002 Neustadt ...more

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Antonio Buero Vallejo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Antonio Buero Vallejo was a Spanish playwright associated with the Generation of '36 movement and considered the most important Spanish dramatist of the Spanish Civil War.

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Antonio Gamoneda is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Antonio Gamoneda Antonio Gamoneda is a Spanish poet, winner of the Cervantes Prize in 2006.

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Augusto Roa Bastos is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Augusto Roa Bastos was a Paraguayan novelist and short story writer. As a teenager he fought in the Chaco War between Paraguay and Bolivia, and he later worked as a journalist, screenwriter and ...more

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Camilo José Cela is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Camilo José Cela y Trulock, 1st Marquis of Iria Flavia was a Spanish novelist, short story writer and essayist associated with the Generation of '36 movement. He was awarded the 1989 ...more

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Carlos Fuentes is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Carlos Fuentes Macías audio was a Mexican novelist and essayist. Among his works are The Death of Artemio Cruz, Aura, Terra Nostra, The Old Gringo and Christopher Unborn. In his obituary, ...more

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Dámaso Alonso is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Dámaso Alonso y Fernández de las Redondas was a Spanish poet, philologist and literary critic. Though a member of the Generation of '27, his best-known work dates from the 1940s

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Dulce María Loynaz is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Dulce María Loynaz Dulce María Loynaz was a Cuban poet.

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Ernesto Sabato is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Ernesto Sabato was an Argentine writer, painter and physicist. According to the BBC he "won some of the most prestigious prizes in Hispanic literature" and "became very ...more

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Francisco Ayala is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Francisco Ayala García-Duarte was a Spanish writer, the last representative of the Generation of '27.

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Francisco Umbral is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Francisco Umbral was a Spanish journalist, novelist, biographer and essayist.

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Gonzalo Rojas is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Gonzalo Rojas Pizarro was a Chilean poet. His work is part of the continuing Latin American avant-garde literary tradition of the twentieth century. In 2003 he was awarded the Cervantes Prize.

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Gonzalo Torrente Ballester is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Gonzalo Torrente Ballester was a Spanish Galician writer in Spanish language associated with the Generation of '36 movement. He was born in Serantes, Ferrol, Galicia, and received his first ...more

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Guillermo Cabrera Infante is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Guillermo Cabrera Infante was a Cuban novelist, essayist, translator, screenwriter, and critic; in the 1950s he used the pseudonym G. Caín. A one-time supporter of the Castro regime, ...more

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Jorge Edwards is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Jorge Edwards Valdés is a Chilean novelist, journalist and diplomat. He is currently the Chilean ambassador to France.

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Jorge Guillén is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Jorge Guillén y Álvarez was a Spanish poet, a member of the Generation of '27, as well as a university teacher, scholar and literary critic. In 1957-8 he delivered the Charles ...more

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Jorge Luis Borges is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Jorge Francisco Isidoro Luis Borges KBE, was an Argentine short-story writer, essayist, poet and translator, and a key figure in Spanish language literature. His work embraces the ...more

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José García Nieto is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
José García Nieto José García Nieto, was a Spanish poet and writer. In 1996, he was awarded the Miguel de Cervantes Prize. Along with Gabriel Celaya, Blas de Otero and José Hierro, he was a ...more

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José Hierro is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
José Hierro del Real, sometimes colloquially called Pepe Hierro, was a Spanish poet. He belonged to the so-called postwar generation, within the rootless and existential poetry streams. ...more

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José Jiménez Lozano is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
José Jiménez Lozano is a Spanish writer. In 2002 he was awarded the Miguel de Cervantes Prize.

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Juan Carlos Onetti is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Juan Carlos Onetti was an Uruguayan novelist and author of short stories.

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Juan Gelman is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Juan Gelman was an Argentine poet. He published more than twenty books of poetry between 1956 and his death in early 2014. In 2007, Gelman was awarded the Cervantes Prize, the most important in ...more

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Luis Rosales is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Luis Rosales Luis Rosales Camacho was a Spanish poet and essay writer member of the Generation of '36. Member of the Hispanic Society of America and the Royal Spanish Academy since 1962. Rosales obtained the ...more

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María Zambrano is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
María Zambrano María Zambrano Alarcón was a Spanish essayist and philosopher associated with the Generation of '36 movement. Zambrano studied under and was influenced by José Ortega y ...more

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Mario Vargas Llosa is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Jorge Mario Pedro Vargas Llosa, 1st Marquis of Vargas Llosa is a Peruvian writer, politician, journalist, essayist, college professor, and recipient of the 2010 Nobel Prize in Literature. Vargas ...more

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Miguel Delibes is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Miguel Delibes Setién was a Spanish novelist, journalist and newspaper editor associated with the Generation of '36 movement. From 1975 until his death, he was a member of the Royal ...more

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Octavio Paz is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Octavio Paz Lozano was a Mexican poet-diplomat and writer. For his body of work, he was awarded the 1981 Miguel de Cervantes Prize, the 1982 Neustadt International Prize for Literature, and the ...more

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Rafael Alberti is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Rafael Alberti Merello was a Spanish poet, a member of the Generation of '27. He is considered one of the greatest literary figures of the so-called Silver Age of Spanish Literature, and he won ...more

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Rafael Sánchez Ferlosio is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Rafael Sánchez Ferlosio is a Spanish writer. In 2004 he was awarded the Premio Cervantes for his literary oeuvre. He was married to fellow writer Carmen Martín Gaite.

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Sergio Pitol is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Miguel de Cervantes Prize Winners List
Sergio Pitol Sergio Pitol Demeneghi is a prominent Mexican writer, translator and diplomat. In 2005 he received the Cervantes Prize, the most prestigious literary award in the Spanish-speaking world. Pitol ...more