Pen name of Felix Ruben Garcia Sarmiento (1867-1916) was an Nicaraguan poet.
His Azall (Azure) written in 1888, a collection of prose and verse influenced by French Symbolism, created a sensation.
He went on to establish modernismo, the Spanish-American modernist literary movement, and his vitality and eclecticism influenced every poet writing in Spanish after him, both in the New World and in Spain.
Why is Ruben Dario famous?
Ruben Dario was a 19th-century Nicaraguan poet who initiated the modernism.