Statistics for Poets by Death Details

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  • The average score is 6 of 20

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Date of Death Place of Death Cause of Death Poet % Correct
February 23, 1821RomeTuberculosisJohn Keats
65%
April 23, 1616Stratford-upon-AvonInfluenza (U)William Shakespeare
65%
February 11, 1963LondonSuicideSylvia Plath
60%
October 7, 1849BaltimoreBrain TumorEdgar Allan Poe
55%
May 15, 1886AmherstBright's DiseaseEmily Dickinson
50%
March 26, 1892CamdenPleurisyWalt Whitman
45%
January 29, 1963BostonHeart AttackRobert Frost
40%
January 4, 1965KensingtonEmphysemaT.S Eliot
40%
November 4, 1918Sambre–Oise CanalKilled in ActionWilfred Owen
35%
August 12, 1827WestministerNatural PassingWilliam Blake
25%
May 22, 1967New York CityProstate CancerLangston Hughes
20%
December 12, 1889VeniceNatural Passing (U)Robert Browning
20%
November 30, 1900French Third RepublicMeningitisOscar Wilde
15%
May 28, 2014Winston-SalemNatural PassingMaya Angelou
15%
January 28, 1939MentonNatural PassingW.B Yeats
10%
May 19, 1971BaltimoreCrohn's DiseaseOgden Nash
5%
October 6, 1979BostonBrain AneurysmElizabeth Bishop
0%
March 9, 1994San PedroLeukemiaCharles Bukowski
0%
May 22, 1948ChicagoHeart AttackClaude McKay
0%
January 18, 1936LondonDuodenal ulcerRudyard Kipling
0%

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