William Butler Yeats

William Butler Yeats

Born: January 01, 1970

Nationality: Irish

Occupation: Poet

Biography: William Butler Yeats was an Irish poet and playwright, and one of the foremost figures of 20th century literature. A pillar of both the Irish and British literary establishments, in his later years he served as an Irish Senator for two terms.

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Source/Notes: Letter to Lady Elizabeth Pelham (1939-01-04).

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