Evgeny Baratynsky

Evgeny Baratynsky

Born: March 2, 1800

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Occupation: Poet

Biography: Yevgeny Abramovich Baratynsky was lauded by Alexander Pushkin as the finest Russian elegiac poet. After a long period when his reputation was on the wane, Baratynsky was rediscovered by Anna Akhmatova and Joseph Brodsky as a supreme poet of thought.