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Kenneth Patchen

Poet and Novelist Kenneth Patchen

Profession: Poet and Novelist

United States of America

Why Famous: 23rd Street Runs Into Heaven, Before the Brave

Born: December 13, 1911
Birthplace: Niles, Ohio, USA

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Died: January 8, 1972 (aged 60)

Married Life

  • 1934-06-28 Novelist Kenneth Patchen (22) weds Miriam Patchen in nearby Sharon, Pennsylvania