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Robert Fitzgerald

Born: Oct 12, 1910

Death: Jan 16, 1985

Birthplace: Geneva

Profession: Translator

Nationality: United States

Robert Fitzgerald

Date of Birth : Oct 12, 1910
Date of Death : Jan 16, 1985
Birth Place : Geneva

Robert Stuart Fitzgerald was an American poet, critic and translator whose renderings of the Greek classics "became standard works for a generation of scholars and students." He was best known as a translator of ancient Greek and Latin. In addition, he also composed several books of his own poetry.

Profession


  • Translator
  • Poet

Also known as


  • Robert Stuart Fitzgerald

Spouse


  • Sally Fitzgerald
  • Penelope Laurans
  • Eleanor Green

Children


  • Benedict Fitzgerald

Awards Won


  • Guggenheim Fellowship for Creative Arts, US & Canada
  • United States Poet Laureate
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