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Born: September 12, 1907

Died: September 3, 1963 (aged 55)

Nationality: British

Occupation: Poet

Bio: Frederick Louis MacNeice CBE was an Irish poet and playwright. He was part of the generation of thirties poets which included W. H. Auden, Stephen Spender and Cecil Day-Lewis; nicknamed MacSpaunday as a group a name invented by Roy Campbell, in his Talking Bronco.

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