Juan Gelman Death Cause and Date

Juan Gelman's Death

Born (Birthday) May 3, 1930

Death Date January 14, 2014

Age of Death 83 years

Cause of Death Heart Failure

Profession Poet

The poet Juan Gelman died at the age of 83. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Argentine poet and 2007 recipient of the prestigious Cervantes Prize in Spanish literature. His numerous literary works include Mundar (poems), Escritos urgentes (prose), and Conversaciones con Juan Gelman (literary criticism).

After living in Europe for years, he settled in Mexico with his psychologist wife Mara La Madrid.