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Juan del Encina Biography

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Juan del Enzina – the spelling he used – or Juan del Encina – modern Spanish spelling – (born July 12, 1468 – died late 1529 or early 1530) was a composer, poet and playwright, :535 often called the founder, along with Gil Vicente, of Spanish drama. His name at birth was Juan de Fermoselle.

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