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July 21, 1899 - July 2, 1961
| Age 61
A former home of US author Ernest Hemingway, located on the island of Cuba, was opened to the public on Saturday after three years of intense restoration work.
The famed writer lived at the "Finca Vigía", Spanish for "Lookout Farm", on the outskirts of Havana from 1939 to 1960.
It was at here that Hemingway wrote much of his popular books "The Old Man and the Sea" and "For Whom the Bell Tolls".
In recent years, the house, which was built in 1886, was in danger of...
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"I visited his home in Cuba in the 1990s while I was writing my dissertation about his humanitarian individualism in Spain during the Spanish Civil War and in FOR WHOM THE BELL TOLLS. His writing ..."
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