Alberto de Oliveira

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Alberto de Oliveira
Belmiro de Almeida - O Poeta Alberto de Oliveira.jpg
A caricature of Alberto de Oliveira,
by Belmiro de Almeida
Born Antônio Mariano de Oliveira
(1857-04-28)28 April 1857
Saquarema, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Died 19 January 1937(1937-01-19) (aged 79)
Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Occupation Poet, professor, pharmacist
Nationality Brazil Brazilian
Ethnicity White
Literary movement Parnassianism
Notable works Poesias

Antônio Mariano de Oliveira (April 5, 1855 — January 5, 1937) was a Brazilian poet, pharmacist and professor, more well known by his pen name Alberto de Oliveira. Alongside Olavo Bilac and Raimundo Correia, he comprised the Brazilian "Parnassian Triad".

He founded and occupied the 8th chair of the Brazilian Academy of Letters from 1897 until his death in 1937.

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Preceded by
Cláudio Manuel da Costa (patron)
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Brazilian Academy of Letters - Occupant of the 8th chair

1897 — 1937
Succeeded by
Oliveira Viana