Slawomir Mrozek’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

June 29, 1930

Death Date

Aug 15, 2013

Age of Death

83 years

Cause of Death

N/A

Place of Death

Nice, France

Profession

Playwright

The playwright Slawomir Mrozek died at the age of 83. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Polish dramatist who was a pioneer of absurdist fiction, he wrote the popular plays Tango, Emigranci, and The Elephant.

He graduated high school in 1949 and worked as a political hack-writer in the Polish magazine Przekrój.

He wrote a full-page article commending the death sentence of three Catholic priests from Krakow, whom he compared to Ku-Klux-Klan members.

He and his wife defected to Italy in 1963.

He and Per Olov Enquist both won the Austrian State Prize for European Literature.