Nikos Kazantzakis Death Cause and Date

Nikos Kazantzakis' Death

Born (Birthday) February 18, 1883

Death Date October 26, 1957

Age of Death 74 years

Cause of Death Leukemia

Profession Novelist

The novelist Nikos Kazantzakis died at the age of 74. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Greek author who wrote the philosophical novel, Zorba the Greek (1946), as well as the 1951 novel, The Last Temptation of Christ, which was later made into a film by Martin Scorsese. Kazantzakis’ other literary works include The Greek Passion (1954), Freedom or Death (1956), and The Odyssey: A Modern Sequel (1953).

He married his first wife, Galatea Alexiou, in 1911. The couple divorced fifteen years later.

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“While experiencing happiness, we have difficulty in being conscious of it. Only when the happiness is past and we look back on it do we suddenly realise – sometimes with astonishment – how happy we had been.” (Nikos Kazantzakis)

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“My entire soul is a cry, and all my work is a commentary on that cry.” (Nikos Kazantzakis)

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“Beauty is merciless. You do not look at it, it looks at you and does not forgive.” (Nikos Kazantzakis)

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“In order to succeed, we must first believe that we can.” (Nikos Kazantzakis)

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“Since we cannot change reality, let us change the eyes which see reality.” (Nikos Kazantzakis)

Nikos Kazantzakis Death Cause and Date