Bridges, Robert

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Name
Bridges, Robert Gender: M
born on 23 October 1844 at 10:49 (= 10:49 AM )
Place Walmer, England, 51n13, 1e24
Timezone LMT m1e24 (is local mean time)
Data source
Orig source not known
Rodden Rating C
Collector: Taeger
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 00°09' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 28°44 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 14°25'



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Robert Bridges

Biography

Britain's poet laureate from 1913 to 1930. A doctor by training, he achieved literary fame only late in life. His poems reflect a deep Christian faith, and he is the author of many well-known hymns. It was through Bridges’ efforts that Gerard Manley Hopkins achieved posthumous fame.

He died 21 April 1930.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Taeger quotes Jones.

Categories

  • Vocation : Writers : Poet