Raul Brandão

Raul Brandão (1867-1930) was born in Foz do Douro, Porto, in 1867, and died in Lisbon on December 5, 1930. He was in the military from 1888 to 1911, and when he retired from the position of captain, he went into journalism and dedicated his life to literature, writing books, like Húmus, his masterpiece.

Date of Birth: March 12, 1867