BirthdayJuly 24, 1923
BirthplaceTours, France

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Yves Bonnefoy

    Full name: Yves Bonnefoy
    Also known as: Yves Bonnefoy, Bonnefoy, Yves
    Professions: French poet

  2. Yves Bonnefoy Biography

    For the community in California, see Bonnefoy, California.Yves Bonnefoy (born 24 June 1923) is a French poet and essayist. Bonnefoy was born in Tours, Indre-et-Loire, the son of a railroad worker and a teacher. His works have been of great importance in post-war French literature, at the same time poetic and theoretical, examining the meaning of the spoken and written word. He has also published a number of translations, most notably Shakespeare as well as several works on art and art history, including MirĂ³ and Giacometti.

  3. Yves Bonnefoy Family

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