Zenobia Camprubí with her husband Juan Ramón Jiménez
|Born||31 August 1887
Malgrat de Mar, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
|Died||28 October 1956 (aged 69)
San Juan, Puerto Rico
|Occupation||Writer, poet, translator|
|Spouse||Juan Ramón Jiménez|
|Relatives||Raimundo Camprubí Escudero and Isabel Aymar Lucca (parents)|
She later lived in the United States, studied in Columbia University, and spent the duration of the Spanish Civil War (18 July 1936 – 1 April 1939) writing her Diario ("Diary") in Cuba. Her brother, José Camprubí, was owner and publisher of La Prensa, New York's most important Spanish-language daily newspaper, from 1918 to 1942.
She eventually became a professor at the University of Maryland before her death from ovarian cancer, aged 69, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, two days after her husband Juan Ramón Jiménez received the Nobel Prize in Literature.
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