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Gabriel García Márquez (Gabriel José García Márquez) was born on 6 March, 1927 in Aracataca, Magdalena, Colombia, is a Writer, Actor, Miscellaneous. Discover Gabriel García Márquez's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of Gabriel García Márquez networth?

Popular As Gabriel José García Márquez
Occupation writer,actor,miscellaneous
Age 87 years old
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Born 6 March 1927
Birthday 6 March
Birthplace Aracataca, Magdalena, Colombia
Date of death 17 April, 2014
Died Place Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
Nationality Colombia

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Who Is Gabriel García Márquez's Wife?

His wife is Mercedes Barcha (27 March 1958 - 17 April 2014) ( his death) ( 2 children)

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Wife Mercedes Barcha (27 March 1958 - 17 April 2014) ( his death) ( 2 children)
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Gabriel García Márquez Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Gabriel García Márquez worth at the age of 87 years old? Gabriel García Márquez’s income source is mostly from being a successful Writer. He is from Colombia. We have estimated Gabriel García Márquez's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2021 $1 Million - $5 Million
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Net Worth in 2019 Pending
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Source of Income Writer

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Pictured on a 55c Spanish commemorative postage stamp, issued 22 April 2015.


His book Love in the Time of Cholera is featured as a major prop in Serendipity (2001).


After learning that he suffered from lymphatic cancer in 1999, he wrote his autobiography "Vivir para contarla" ("Living to Tell the Tale", 2002).


Major Latin-American author of novels and short stories, a central figure in the so-called magical realism movement in Latin American literature. He was awarded the Nobel Prize for literature in 1982. Studied law and journalism in Bogotá and Cartagena.


His most successful novels include "One Hundred Years of Solitude" (1967), "Chronicle of a Death Foretold" (1981) and "Love in the Time of Cholera" (1985), which was made into the movie Love in the Time of Cholera (2007).


early 1960s, and a screenwriter, journalist and publicist in Mexico City during the 1960s.


He began his career as a journalist in 1948, was a foreign correspondent in Europe during the late 1950s, Cuba and N. Y.


His widow and muse, born Mercedes Barcha Pardo, 6 November 1932, in Magangué, Colombia, died in Mexico City, 15 August 2020. Tey are also parents of painter and designer Gonzalo García Barcha.