Keats, John

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Keats, John Gender: M
born on 31 October 1795
Place London, England, 51n30, 0w10
Timezone LMT m0w10 (is local mean time)
Data source
Date w/o time
Rodden Rating X
Collector: Starkman
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John Keats


English Romantic poet. He was one of the main figures of the second generation of Romantic poets along with Lord Byron and Percy Bysshe Shelley, despite his work having been in publication for only four years before his death.

Although his poems were not generally well received by critics during his life, his reputation grew after his death, so that by the end of the 19th century he had become one of the most beloved of all English poets. He had a significant influence on a diverse range of poets and writers. Jorge Luis Borges stated that his first encounter with Keats was the most significant literary experience of his life.

The poetry of Keats is characterised by sensual imagery, most notably in the series of odes. Today his poems and letters are some of the most popular and most analysed in English literature.

He died 23 February 1821 aged 25 from tuberculosis.

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  • Death by Disease 23 February 1821 (Tuberculosis, age 25)
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Source Notes

Baptism records give the date 31 October. Keats and his family seem to have marked his birthday on 29 October.

Penfield speculated for 29 October 1795 1.30 LMT.

Starkman rectified it to 31 October 1795 1.17.36 LMT, Moorgate, London.


  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Tuberculosis
  • Personal : Death : Short Life less than 29 Yrs (25 yrs)
  • Vocation : Writers : Poet
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession