Full Name: Ezra Pound
Why Famous: Ripostes, Hugh Selwyn Mauberley
- 1914-04-20 Poet and critic Ezra Pound (28) weds Dorothy Shakespear
- 1935-01-30 Ezra Pound meets Benito Mussolini, reads from a draft of "Cantos"
- 1949-02-19 1st Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Ezra Pound
- 1958-04-18 A United States federal court rules that poet Ezra Pound is to be released from an insane asylum.