The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies
Famous Poets
Sylvia Plath

Sylvia Plath (1932 - 1963)

American poet and writer
Langston Hughes

Langston Hughes (1902 - 1967)

American poet and author
William Blake

William Blake (1757 - 1827)

English poet and painter
T. S. Eliot

T. S. Eliot (1888 - 1965)

American-English poet and playwright
Rumi

Rumi (1207 - 1273)

Persian poet and Sufi mystic
Allen Ginsberg

Allen Ginsberg (1926 - 1997)

American poet and writer
Gertrude Stein

Gertrude Stein (1874 - 1946)

American poet and art collector
Kahlil Gibran

Kahlil Gibran (1883 - 1931)

Lebanese-American poet
Ezra Pound

Ezra Pound (1885 - 1972)

American poet
Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772 - 1834)

English poet and philosopher
W. H. Auden

W. H. Auden (1907 - 1973)

English-American poet
Federico García Lorca

Federico García Lorca (1898 - 1936)

Spanish poet, lyricist, and dramatist
Sarojini Naidu

Sarojini Naidu (1879 - 1949)

Indian poet and activist
Cecil Day-Lewis

Cecil Day-Lewis (1904 - 1972)

Irish poet and writer
Dorothy Parker

Dorothy Parker (1893 - 1967)

American poet and writer
Friedrich Schiller

Friedrich Schiller (1759 - 1805)

German poet, playwright, and historian
Carl Sandburg

Carl Sandburg (1878 - 1967)

American poet and historian