Aldea San Juan del Obispo in Municipality of Antigua Guatemala, Sacatepéquez, Guatemala
José Luis de León Diaz
en matar vanamente a la vida
si la más humilde semilla rompe
la piedra más fuerte
Luis de León.
José Luis de León Diaz, Nombre literario: Luis de
León, Escritor, Novelista Cuentista. Nacido en
San Juan del Obispo el 19 de Agosto de 1939
Desaparecido el 15 de Mayo de 1984 Durante la Guerra Civil
vainly kill life, if
the most humble seed
breaks the hardest rock?
Luis de León
José Luis de León Diaz, Literary name: Luis de León, Writer and Novelist. Born in San Juan del Obispo on August 19, 1939
He was disappeared on May 15, 1984 during Guatemala’s Civil War
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Wars, Non-US. A significant historical date for this entry is May 15, 1984.
Location. 14° 31.367′ N, 90° 43.62′ W. Marker is in Aldea San Juan del Obispo, Sacatepéquez, in Municipality of Antigua Guatemala. The marker is in the small village (aldea) of San Juan del Obispo of Antigua Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Aldea San Juan del Obispo, Sacatepéquez 03001, Guatemala. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Church of the First Bishop of Guatemala (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); San Pedro las Huertas Catholic Church (approx. 1.6 kilometers away); Esquisuchil (approx. 2.5 kilometers away); Walter Williams in Guatemala (approx. 2.5 kilometers away); The Hermitage of the Holy Calvary (approx. 2.5 kilometers away); The Esquisuchil Medicinal Tree (Bourreria huanita) (approx. 2.7 kilometers away); Catholic Church of Santa Ana (approx. 2.8 kilometers away); Home of Brother Pedro (approx. 3.2 kilometers away).
Regarding José Luis de León Diaz. Luis de Lión, born as José Luis de León Díaz (b. San Juan del Obispo, Sacatepéquez, 1939 - d. 6 June 1984) was a Guatemalan writer kidnapped on May 15, 1984 by elements of intelligence of the Guatemalan army and disappeared since then. Born into a Kakchiquel family, his father's job as a policeman in the time of dictator Jorge Ubico allowed him to start a basic education that he would later complete in Guatemala City, obtaining the title of primary education teacher. He carried out his educational work in several parts of the country until he gained a professorship
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 2, 2018. It was originally submitted on May 19, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 223 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 19, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. 5. submitted on May 20, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.