FAMOUS AS Poet
BORN ON 30 October 1885
ZODIAC SIGN Scorpio Scorpio Men
BORN IN Hailey, Idaho Territory
DIED ON 01 November 1972
PLACE OF DEATH Venice
FATHER Homer Loomis Pound
MOTHER Isabel Weston
SPOUSE: Dorothy Shakespear
CHILDREN Omar Pound, Mary
EDUCATION University of Pennsylvania
AWARDS: Bollingen Prize
EZRA POUND TIMELINE
Ezra Weston Loomis Pound, born October 30.
Family moved to 166 Fernbrook Avenue, Wyncote, Philadelphia.
His first work got published in the Jenkintown Times
Got admitted in the University of Pennsylvania's College of Liberal Arts.
Went on another European tour.
Obtained a degree of MA.
He got a job as a teacher of Romance languages at Wabash College.
He moved back to Europe.
Imparted lectures on "The Development of Literature in Southern Europe".
“Personae” got published by Mathews.
His first book of literary criticism “The Spirit of Romance” was published.
He moved to London where he was appointed by the New age.
Married Dorothy Shakespear.
“Canto I” was published in “Poetry’.
Pound moved to Paris.
His “Poems 1918–1921” was published.
His daughter Mary was born.
His son, Omar was born.
He established “The Exile”.
Pound began a furious letter-writing campaign to the politicians.
He was accused in absentia for treason.
Got arrested in April.
Pound was released.
Pound died of intestinal blockage, aged 87.
Great literature is simply language charged
with meaning to the utmost possible degree.