Pedro Calderón de la Barca
|Pedro Calderón de la Barca|
17 Januar 1600|
25 Mey 1681 (aged 81)|
|Thrift||Playwricht, poet, writer|
|Leeterar muivement||Spaingie Gowden Age|
Diego Calderón (faither)|
Ana María de Henao (mither)
Pedro Calderón de la Barca y Barreda González de Henao Ruiz de Blasco y Riaño, uisually referred as Pedro Calderón de la Barca (Spaingie pronunciation: [ˈpeðɾo kaldeˈɾon de la ˈβarka]; 17 Januar 1600 – 25 Mey 1681), wis a dramatist, poet an writer o the Spaingie Gowden Age. During certain periods o his life he wis an aa a sodger an a Roman Catholic priest. Born when the Spaingie Gowden Age theatre wis bein defined bi Lope de Vega, he developed it further, his wark bein regairdit as the culmination o the Spaingie Baroque theatre. As such, he is regairdit as ane o Spain's foremaist dramatists an ane o the finest playwrichts o warld leeteratur.
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- Eckermann, J.P. "Conversations with Goethe", 1838–1846: Goethe regarded Calderón as high as Shakespeare, even commenting his plays to be of greater structural-perfection than those of the Bard due to Calderón mending them once and again.