Phillis Wheatley Biography, Age, Weight, Height, Friend, Like, Affairs, Favourite, Birthdate & Other

Phillis Wheatley

This Biography is about one of the best Poet Phillis Wheatley including her Height, weight,Age & Other Detail…

Biography Of Phillis Wheatley
Real Name Phillis Wheatley
Profession Poets
Famous as First African American Poetess
Nationality American
Personal Life of Phillis Wheatley
Born on 08 May 1753
Birthday 8th May
Died At Age 31
Sun Sign Taurus
Born in West Africa
Died on 05 December 1784
Place of death Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
Grouping of People African American Authors, African American Slaves, African American Women, Black Poets
Spouse/Partner John peters
Personal Fact of Phillis Wheatley

Phillis Wheatley is renowned as the first African-American poetess and the second African-American to get her/his book published. Her work is highly looked upon, today, as it marks the beginning of the genre of African-American literature. Though Wheatley was kidnapped and enslaved against her will, her creative abilities could not be concealed for a long time. Her masters taught her to read and write and encouraged her to write poetry. Wheatley’s poems not only brought her freedom, but also fame and recognition worldwide.

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