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Fletcher, John Gould

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Born: 1886 AD
Died: 1950 AD, at 64 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Poets

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1886 - Born on the 3rd of January.

1915 - His early works include Irradiations: Sand and Spray.

1916 - Goblins and Pagodas.

1928 - The Black Rock.

1939 - He won the Pulitzer Prize.

1946 - The Burning Mountain.

1937  - He wrote his autobiography, Life is My Song.

1947 - He published Arkansas, a beautifully written history of his home state.

1936 - On the 18th of January, he married a noted author of children's books, Charlie May Simon.

1950 - Fletcher suffered from depression and on 20th of May, committed suicide by drowning in a pond near his home in Little Rock, Arkansas.

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