|born on||25 August 1935 at 06:45 (= 06:45 AM )|
|Place||Pickwick Dam, Tennessee, 35n03, 88w14|
|Timezone||CST h6w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||01°23' 22°49 Asc. 18°12'|
American poet. He shared the National Book Award in 1983 for 'Country Music: Selected Early Poems' and won the Pulitzer Prize in 1998 for 'Black Zodiac.' In June 2014, he was named Poet Laureate of the United States.
Sy Scholfield quotes "Something about the Author Autobiography Series - Volume 7" edited by Mark Zardozny (Gale, 1988), p. 287: "The first of these places was Pickwick Dam, Tennessee, where I was born 25 August 1935 (my father's thirty-first birthday), at 6:45 on a Sunday morning in the TVA hospital."
- Vocation : Writers : Poet (Poet Laureate of the USA, 2014)
- Notable : Awards : Pulitzer prize (1998)