Bento Teixeira

Poet, Author

1561 – 1618

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Who was Bento Teixeira?

Bento Teixeira was a Portuguese poet. He is considered to be the introducer of Baroque in the Portuguese colony of Brazil and the first Brazilian poet — however, this last affirmation is contested by many historians.

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Born
1561
Porto
Spouses
Nationality
  • Portugal
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Died
1618
Lisbon

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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