Walt Whitman Biography, Age, Weight, Height, Friend, Like, Affairs, Favourite, Birthdate & Other

Walt Whitman

This Biography is about one of the best Poet Walt Whitman including his Height, weight, Age & Other Detail…

Biography Of Walt Whitman
Real Name Walt Whitman
Profession Poets
Famous as Poet & humanist
Nationality American
Personal life of Walt Whitman
Born on 31 May 1819
Birthday 31st May
Died At Age 72
Sun Sign Gemini
Born in U.S.
Died on 26 March 1892
Place of death Camden, New Jersey, U.S.
Grouping of People Bisexual
Diseases & Disabilities Depression
Family Background of Walt Whitman
Father Walter Whitman
Mother Louisa Van Velsor Whitman
Siblings Andrew Jackson, George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Jesse, Edward,
Personal Fact of Walt Whitman

Walter Whitman was an American poet, journalist and humanist. The poet is mainly known for his approach to Transcendentalism and realism and mastery in free verses, which would mirror in his works. Among his most famous works, is his poetry collection Leaves of Grass, which was also his first significant work as a poet. The collection was first published in 1855 and since then, he kept it revising and expanding until his death.

The poetry was initially labeled and banned for its obscenity though it later gained popularity and has been translated into a number of foreign languages. Whitman was also a teacher and a government clerk before taking on writing and worked as a nurse during the American Civil War.

Though he opposed the slavery system in America and wrote poetries moved by their sufferings, he did not participate in the abolitionary movement at any point in his life. The poet died in 1892, at age seventy two.

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