Salvador Espriu’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

July 10, 1913

Death Date

Feb 22, 1985

Age of Death

71 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Barcelona, Spain



The poet Salvador Espriu died at the age of 71. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Spanish, Catalan-language poet, dramatist, and novelist who published La pell de brau in 1960. His other well-known works include Aspectes and Llibre de Sinera.

He studied ancient history and law at the University of Barcelona.

He was associated with a Catalan, anti-modernist literary movement known as Noucentisme.

He was the son of a lawyer and spent his childhood mostly in Barcelona and Arenys de Mar.

He was, according to literary critic Harold Bloom, a superb author who should have been awarded the Nobel Prize in poetry.