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Otolaryngologist , writer

Miguel Torga, Portuguese otolaryngologist, writer. Recipient International poetry prize Knocke, Brussels, 1977, Literature prize Montaigne, Germany, 1981, Literature prize Camões, Portugal and Brazil, 1989, Vida Literária Portuguese Writers Association, Lisbon, 1992.

Background

Torga, Miguel was born on August 12, 1907 in S. Martinho De Anta, Portugal. Son of Francisco Correia and Maria da Conceicão (De Barros) Rocha.

Education

Licenciate, Faculty Medical, Coimbra, Portugal, 1933.

Career

Private practice otorhynolaryngology, Coimbra, since 1933.

Connections

Married Andrée Crabbé Rocha. 1 child Claara Crabbé.

father:
Francisco Correia Maria

mother:
Maria

spouse:
Andrée Crabbé Rocha

child:
Claara Crabbé Torga