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Alfred Austin
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Born: May 30, 1835

Died: 1913 (aged 77)

Nationality: English

Occupation: Poet

Bio: Alfred Austin was an English poet who was appointed Poet Laureate in 1896 upon the death of Alfred, Lord Tennyson.

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