Anne Sexton, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Anne Sexton

American poet

Date of Birth: 09-Nov-1928

Place of Birth: Newton, Massachusetts, United States

Date of Death: 04-Oct-1974

Profession: writer, poet, children's writer

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Scorpio


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About Anne Sexton

  • Anne Sexton (November 9, 1928 – October 4, 1974) was an American poet known for her highly personal, confessional verse.
  • She won the Pulitzer Prize for poetry in 1967 for her book Live or Die.
  • Her poetry details her long battle with depression, suicidal tendencies, and intimate details from her private life, including relationships with her husband and children, whom it was later revealed she physically and sexually assaulted.

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