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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Net Worth, Height, Wiki, Age


: 27 February 1807


: Pisces


: 24 March 1882


: 75 years

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  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow was an American poet and educator whose works include "Paul Revere's Ride", The Song of Hiawatha, and Evangeline
Born:27 February 1807 Comment
When did Henry Wadsworth Longfellow die? / Died24 March 1882
How many years did Henry Wadsworth Longfellow live? / Lived75 years
Zodiac sign:Pisces

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 Henry Wadsworth Longfellow facts

  • He was also the first American to translate Dante Alighieri's Divine Comedy, and was one of the five Fireside Poets
  • Longfellow was born in Portland, Maine, which was then a part of Massachusetts
  • He studied at Bowdoin College
  • After spending time in Europe he became a professor at Bowdoin and, later, at Harvard College
  • His first major poetry collections were Voices of the Night (1839) and Ballads and Other Poems (1841)
  • Longfellow retired from teaching in 1854, to focus on his writing, living the remainder of his life in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in a former Revolutionary War headquarters of George Washington
  • His first wife Mary Potter died in 1835, after a miscarriage
  • His second wife Frances Appleton died in 1861, after sustaining burns when her dress caught fire
  • After her death, Longfellow had difficulty writing poetry for a time and focused on translating works from foreign languages
  • He died in 1882

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