Gabriel Garcia Marquez died on 17-4-2014. He was
Gabriel Garcia Marquez (6 March 1927 – 17 April 2014) was a Colombian novelist, screenwriter, short-story writer and journalist also considered one of the most significant authors of the last century. He was awarded by the Neustadt International Prize for Literature in 1972 and in 1982, Nobel Prize in Literature. The President of Colombia Juan Manuel Santos described him as “the greatest Colombian who ever lived.” On his death.