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José Joaquín Ortiz

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Gender: M
Ethnic origin: Unknown

Biographical details

He was born in 1814, the brother of Juan Francisco Ortiz. He wrote a pro-indigenous play, Zulma, inspired by the sacrifices to the sun. It was presented in Bogotá in a friend’s house in 1833. He died in 1892. (Arciniegas, 691.)

Life Events

Born 1814
Other 1833His pro-indigenous play was presented in Bogotá.
Died 1892


Arciniegas, Germán, (1988), Manuel de literatura colombiana


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