Carl Spitteler

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Nobel prize medal.svg Carl Friedrich Georg Spitteler
Carl Spitteler 1919.jpg
Born24 Apryle 1845(1845-04-24)
Liestal, Swisserland
Dee'd29 December 1924(1924-12-29) (aged 79)
Lucerne, Swisserland
Notable awairdsNobel Prize in Leeteratur

Carl Friedrich Georg Spitteler (24 Aprile 1845 – 29 December 1924) wis a Swiss poet wha wis awairdit the Nobel Prize for Leeteratur in 1919 "in special appreciation o his epic, Olympian Spring". His wirk includes baith pessimistic an heroic poems.