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Aquilino Ribeiro

Aquilino Ribeiro (1885-1963) left a vast body of work, in which he cultivated all literary genres, sharing with Fernando Pessoa, in the words of Óscar Lopes, the position of primacy amongst Portuguese literature in the 20th century. Magnum Opus: Cinco Réis de gente.

Date of birth: September 13, 1885