Murilo Melo Filho
|Born||October 13, 1928|
Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
|Died||May 27, 2020|
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
|Education|| Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro |
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
|Occupation||Author, journalist, politician|
Murilo Melo Filho (13 October 1928 - 27 May 2020) was a Brazilian author, journalist and politician.He was a member of the Academia Brasileira de Letras, an elite group of 40 writers and poets similar to France's Académie Française, occupying Chair no 20, in succession to Aurélio de Lira Tavares. He was also a member of the regional Academia Norte-Riograndense de Letras, occupying Chair no 19. He was a member of the administrative council of the Associação Brasileira de Imprensa (the Brazilian Press Association)
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