Robert Traill Spence Lowell, IV (1917 - 1977)

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Birthplace: Boston, Suffolk, MA, USA
Death: Died in New York, New York, NY, USA
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About Robert Traill Spence Lowell, IV

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Lowell -------------------- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Lowell

Robert Traill Spence Lowell IV (March 1, 1917 – September 12, 1977) was an American poet, considered the founder of the confessional poetry movement. He was appointed the sixth Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress in 1946.

Robert Lowell reached wide acclaim for his 1946 book, Lord Weary's Castle. Among the better known poems in the volume are "Mr Edwards and the Spider" and "The Quaker Graveyard in Nantucket." Lord Weary's Castle was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1947. His sonnet "The Dolphin" won the Pulitzer Prize in 1974. -------------------- Pulitzer Prize Winner: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Lowell

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1917
March 1, 1917
Boston, Suffolk, MA, USA
1940
1940
Age 22
1948
1948
Age 30
1949
1949
Age 31
1970
1970
Age 52
1972
October 21, 1972
Age 55
1977
September 12, 1977
Age 60
New York, New York, NY, USA
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Dunbarton, Merrimack, NH, USA