Pedro Mir

Age: 87

poet laureate of the Dominican Republic whose political poems spoke for the working class of Latin America. His poetry books include Hay un País en el Mundo (There Is a Country in the World) and Amén de Mariposas (Amen of Butterflies).

Died: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, July 11, 2000

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