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The page of Alver, Betti, English biography

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Alver, Betti
(Elisabet Alver)


Betti Alver (23 November [O.S. 10 November] 1906 in Jõgeva – 19 June 1989 in Tartu) was the pseudonym of Elisabet Alver, (from the year 1937 Elisabet Talvik, and from the year 1956 Elisabet Lepik), one of Estonia's most notable poets. She was among the first generation to be educated in schools of an independent Estonia. She went to grammar school in Tartu.

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