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O'Hara, Francis Russell (Frank)

Born: 1926 AD
Died: 1966 AD, at 40 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Poets


1926 - Born on the 27th of March.

1941 - He studied piano at the New England Conservatory in Boston.

       - He served in the South Pacific and Japan as a Sonarsman on the Destroyer USS Nicholas during World War ll.

1950 - He changed his major and graduated from Harvard with a degree in English.

1951 - He won a Hopwood Award and received his M.A. in English Literature.

1956 - He collaborated with New York School painters to make "poem-paintings".

1960 - He was active in the art world, working as a reviewer for Arts News.

1966 - He died on the 25th of July.


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