Year: 1972 Source: International Conference for Suicide Prevention (6th: 1972: Mexico), p.90 SIEC No: 19910668

This short article provides a brief biography of August Strindberg, a Finnish author who committed suicide at the age of 54. Many of the characters in his books committed suicide. Later in life, Strindberg came to regard himself as unsuccessful & unlucky, describing his life as false & aimless.(VM)