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Robert Frost

Poet Robert Frost

Profession: Poet

United States of America

Why Famous: A Boy's Will, North of Boston

Born: March 26, 1874
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, USA
Star Sign: Aries

Died: January 29, 1963 (aged 88)

Married Life

  • 1895-12-19 Poet Robert Frost (21) weds Elinor Miriam White in Lawrence, Massachusetts

Events in the Life of Robert Frost

  • 1924-05-11 Pulitzer Prize awarded to Robert Frost (New Hampshire)
  • 1961-01-20 Robert Frost recites "Gift Outright" at JFK's inauguration
  • 1963-02-19 Robert Frost wins Bollingen Prize
  • 1978-03-22 Robert Frost Plaza, at California, Drumm & Market, San Francisco, dedicated

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