British Famous Poets from Great Britain

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List of the notable or famous Poets who are citizens of Great Britain, with photos, including famous Poets born in Great Britain and even some Poets who immigrated to Great Britain. Poets are among the most prominent in their field and data about the Poets from Great Britain is included when available. This list can help answer the question "who are the most famous Poets from Great Britain?" List contains people like Charlotte Dacre andSiegfried Sassoon. (7 People)
Charlotte Dacre is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Poets from Great Britain
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Charlotte Dacre was an English author of Gothic novels. Most references to her today are under the name Charlotte Dacre, but she first wrote under the pseudonym Rosa Matilda, and later adopted a second pseudonym to tease and confuse her critics. Charlotte Dacre was born Charlotte King, and later became Mrs Byrne upon her marriage to Nicholas Byrne. She was the daughter of John King, born Jacob Rey, a moneylender and radical writer well known in London society. Her father divorced her mother, Sara, née Lara, under Jewish law in 1784 before setting up home with the dowager countess of Lanesborough. She had a sister named Sophia. Charlotte Dacre married Nicholas Byrne, a widower, on 1 July ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 70 (1771-1841)

Birthplace: England

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Denise Levertov is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Poets from Great Britain
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Denise Levertov was a British-born American poet. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 74 (1923-1997)

Birthplace: Ilford, London, United Kingdom

Also Ranked

#94 on The Best Female Authors of All Time

#58 on The Best American Poets

#28 on The Best Female Poets of All Time

#11 on The Best Jewish Poets of All Time

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Harold Pinter is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Poets from Great Britain
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Harold Pinter, CH, CBE was a Nobel Prize-winning English playwright, screenwriter, director and actor. One of the most influential modern British dramatists, his writing career spanned more than 50 years. His best-known plays include The Birthday Party, The Homecoming, and Betrayal, each of which he adapted for the screen. His screenplay adaptations of others' works include The Servant, The Go-Between, The French Lieutenant's Woman, The Trial, and Sleuth. He also directed or acted in radio, stage, television, and film productions of his own and others' works. Pinter was born and raised in Hackney, east London, and educated at Hackney Downs School. He was a sprinter and a keen cricket player, ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 78 (1930-2008)

Birthplace: East End of London, Eurasia, London Borough of Hackney, Greater London, United Kingdom, + more

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#19 on The Greatest Playwrights in History

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Isaac Rosenberg is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Poets from Great Britain
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Isaac Rosenberg was an English poet of the First World War. His Poems from the Trenches are recognised as some of the most outstanding written during the First World War. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 28 (1890-1918)

Birthplace: Bristol, United Kingdom

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#13 on The Best Jewish Poets of All Time

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