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Robert Graves

Full name: Robert Ranke Graves
Gender: Male
Born: July 24, 1895 in Wimbledon, Greater London, Great Britain
Died: December 7, 1985 in Deià, Mallorca, Islas Baleares, Spain
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Art Competitions

Biography

Robert (von) Ranke Graves was a British writer and poet, who wrote several books about his experiences as a soldier in World War I. He later studied literature at Oxford. Graves lived mainly in Majorca, where he owned a farm near Deià. He was close friends with Agatha Christie and the American actress Ava Gardner. At times, he devoted himself to historical and mythological themes, in particular of Greek and Roman history. He especially had a great influence on modern paganism, mainly Wicca. In total, Graves wrote over 140 works. In 1971, he starred in the movie Impromptu Balear by Francisco Rovira Beleta with many internationally known actors.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 28 Paris Art Competitions Mixed Literature Great Britain GBR AC

Mixed Literature

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1924 Summer 28 Paris Art Competitions Great Britain Final Standings AC At the Games
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