Federico Garcia Lorca (1898-1937) was born in Granada, Spain. A poet and playwright (Blood Wedding, The House of Bernarda Alba), he was killed by the Falangists in Spain during the Spanish Civil War. Francisco Garcia Lorca (1902 - 1976) was a Spanish writer and historian, younger brother of Federico Garcia Lorca.
"Lorca is such a virtuoso of the theatre that he can use and control all its resources to present his poetic vision." -- Kenyon Review