Jan 30, 2012

Ion Luca Caragiale Google Doodle

Google celebrates the 160th birthday of Ion Luca Caragiale.

Top 5 facts about Ion Luca Caragiale:

1. I. L. Caragiale was born on February 13 (January 30), 1852. 

2. He was a Wallachian-born Romanian playwright, short story writer, poet, theater manager, political commentator and journalist.

3. He is considered one of the greatest Romanian playwrights and writers, a leading representative of local humor, and a main representative of Junimea, an influential literary society with which he parted during the second half of his life.

4. Caragiale's work, spanning four decades, covers the ground between NeoclassicismRealism, and Naturalism, building on an original synthesis of foreign and local influences. 

5. He died on July 9, 1912.

via Wikipedia

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