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Born: March 3, 1910

Died: April 1, 1963 (aged 53)

Nationality: American

Bio: Richard Malcolm Weaver, Jr was an American scholar who taught English at the University of Chicago. He is primarily known as a shaper of mid- 20th century conservatism and as an authority on modern rhetoric.

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