Biography

Biography of Dylan Thomas

Biography of Dylan Thomas

Biography of Dylan Thomas Dylan Thomas – Welsh poet and writer. Name: Dylan Marlais Thomas Date of Birth: 27 October 1914 Place of Birth: Uplands, Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales Date of Death: 9 November 1953 (aged 39) Place of Death: New York City, United States Father: David John Thomas Mother: Fl.....

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Biography of Pablo Neruda

Biography of Pablo Neruda

Biography of Pablo Neruda Pablo Neruda – Chilean poet-diplomat and politician. Name: Ricardo Eliécer Neftalí Reyes Basoalto Date of Birth: July 12, 1904 Place of Birth: Parral, Maule Region, Chile Date of Death: September 23, 1973 (aged 69) Place of Death: Santiago, Chile Father: José Del Ca.....

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Biography of Sylvia Plath

Biography of Sylvia Plath

Biography of Sylvia Plath Sylvia Plath – American poet, novelist, and short-story writer. Name: Sylvia Plath Date of Birth: October 27, 1932 Place of Birth: Boston, Massachusetts, US Date of Death: February 11, 1963 (aged 30) Place of Death: London, England, UK Father: Aurelia Schober Plath Mot.....

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Biography of Anne Sexton

Biography of Anne Sexton

Biography of Anne Sexton Anne Sexton – American poet. Name: Anne Gray Harvey Date of Birth: November 9, 1928 Place of Birth: Newton, Massachusetts, United States Date of Death: October 4, 1974 (aged 45) Place of Death: Weston, Massachusetts, United States Father: Ralph Churchill Harvey Mother: .....

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Biography of Langston Hughes

Biography of Langston Hughes

Biography of Langston Hughes Langston Hughes – American poet, social activist, novelist, playwright, and columnist. Name: James Mercer Langston Hughes Date of Birth: February 1, 1902 Place of Birth: Joplin, Missouri, U.S. Date of Death: May 22, 1967 (aged 65) Place of Death: New York City, U.S......

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Biography of Wilfred Owen

Biography of Wilfred Owen

Biography of Wilfred Owen Wilfred Owen – English poet and soldier. Name: Wilfred Edward Salter Owen Date of Birth: 18 March 1893 Place of Birth: Oswestry, Shropshire, England Date of Death: 4 November 1918 (aged 25) Place of Death: Sambre–Oise Canal, France Father: Harold Owen Mother: Susan O.....

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Biography of Gabriela Mistral

Biography of Gabriela Mistral

Biography of Gabriela Mistral Gabriela Mistral – Chilean poet-diplomat, educator and humanist. Name: Lucila Godoy Alcayaga Date of Birth: 7 April 1889 Place of Birth: Vicuña, Chile Date of Death: 10 January 1957 (aged 67) Place of Death: Hempstead, New York Occupation: Educator, Diplomat, Poet.....

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Biography of Siegfried Sassoon

Biography of Siegfried Sassoon

Biography of Siegfried Sassoon Siegfried Sassoon – English poet, writer, and soldier. Name: Siegfried Loraine Sassoon Penname: Saul Kain, Pinchbeck Lyre Date of Birth: 8 September 1886 Place of Birth: Matfield, Kent, England Date of Death: 1 September 1967 (aged 80) Place of Death: Heytesbury, .....

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Biography of W. B. Yeats

Biography of W. B. Yeats

Biography of W. B. Yeats B. Yeats – Irish poet. Name: William Butler Yeats Date of Birth: June 13, 1865 Place of Birth: Sandymount, Republic of Ireland Date of Death: January 28, 1939 Place of Death: Cannes, France Occupation: Poet Father: John Butler Yeats (1839–1922) Mother: Susan Mary Poll.....

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Biography of Edgar Allan Poe

Biography of Edgar Allan Poe

Biography of Edgar Allan Poe Edgar Allan Poe – American writer, editor, and literary critic. Name: Edgar Allan Poe Date of Birth: January 19, 1809 Place of Birth: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S. Date of Death: October 7, 1849 (aged 40) Place of Death: Baltimore, Maryland, U.S. Occupation: Writer, E.....

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Biography of William Blake

Biography of William Blake

Biography of William Blake William Blake – English poet, painter, and printmaker. Name: William Blake Date of Birth: 28 November 1757 Place of Birth: Soho, London, England Date of Death: 12 August 1827 (aged 69) Place of Death: Charing Cross, London, England Occupation: Poet, painter, printmake.....

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Biography of Robert Burns

Biography of Robert Burns

Biography of Robert Burns Robert Burns – Scottish poet and lyricist. Name: Robert Burns Date of Birth: 25 January 1759 Place of Birth: Alloway, Ayrshire, Scotland Date of Death: 21 July 1796 (aged 37) Place of Death: Dumfries, Scotland Occupation: Poet, lyricist, farmer, exciseman Father: Willi.....

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