All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Gabriel García Márquez’

Gabriel García Márquez, Nobel Prize-Winning Author, Dies At Age 87

Anyone who is a lover of books knows that the world truly lost one of the greats yesterday when Gabriel García Márquez passed away yesterday. He was a Latin American novelist who was able to achieve a level of fame that most authors from the United States never get to. As an author, Gabriel García Márquez was most known for …

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Gabriel García Márquez Home From Hospital, Still Fragile

Gabriel García Márquez, the iconic Colombian author and Nobel Prize recipient, was released from the hospital and allowed to return home on Tuesday after a battle with a lung infection. The 87-year old is expected to recover, but due to his age, health officials say, his condition puts him in a fragile place. “His condition is delicate due to his …

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Gabriel García Márquez Killed (on Twitter) Last Night

Add legendary Columbian author Gabriel García Márquez to the list of celebrities to have fallen on the false blade of Twitter. According to The Guardian, Twitter flooded with misinformation of the author’s death after an account allegedly belonging to Italian author Umberto Eco, @UmbertoEcoOffic, posted the following. @UmbertoEcoOfficUmberto EcoGABRIEL GARCIA MÀRQUEZ È MORTO. RICEVO ORA LA NOTIZIA. INUTILE OGNI COMMENTO …

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