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Allen Ginsberg
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Born: June 3, 1926

Died: April 5, 1997 (aged 70)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Poet, writer

Bio: Irwin Allen Ginsberg was an American poet and one of the leading figures of the Beat Generation in the 1950s. He vigorously opposed militarism, economic materialism and sexual repression.

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Thou mayest as well expect to grow stronger by always eating as wiser by always reading. Too much overcharges Nature, and turns more into disease than nourishment. 'Tis thought and digestion which makes books serviceable, and give health and vigor to the mind.

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