T. S. Eliot

T. S. Eliot

Born: September 26, 1888

Died: January 4, 1965

Nationality: American

Occupation: Poet, dramatist

Biography: Thomas Stearns Eliot was a publisher, playwright, literary and social critic and arguably the most important English-language poet of the 20th century. Although he was born an American, he moved to the United Kingdom in 1914 and was naturalised as a British subject in 1927 at age 39.

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Source/Notes: A quotation of a traditional Guy Fawkes Night saying. - The Hollow Men (1925)