Mário Braga

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Mário Braga
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Born14 July, 1921
Died1 October, 2016

Mário Augusto de Almeida Braga (known as Mário Braga) (14 July, 1921 - 1 October, 2016) was a Portuguese author, journalist, professor and translator.

Mário Braga became the first Portuguese translator of J.R.R. Tolkien's works, when he contributed for the first Portuguese-language edition of The Hobbit (O Gnomo), together with his wife Maria Isabel Braga.

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