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us: Yeats, W. B. (William Butler), 1865-1939


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  • Fuller Name

    • William Butler
  • Variants

    • us: D. E. D. I., 1865-1939
    • us: Daemon Est Deus Inversus, 1865-1939
    • us: Ganconagh, 1865-1939
    • us: I., D. E. D., 1865-1939
    • us: Ĭeĭts, U. B. (Uilʹi͡am Batler), 1865-1939
    • us: Ĭeĭts, Uilʹi͡am Batler, 1865-1939
    • us: Weilian Batele Yezhi, 1865-1939
    • us: Yeats, William Butler, 1865-1939
    • us: Yeṭs, Ṿilyam Baṭler, 1865-1939
    • us: יטס, יטלאם בטלר
    • us: ייטס, ויליאם בטלר, 1865-1939
    • us: 威廉,巴特勒,叶芝, 1865-1939
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1865-06-13
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1939-01-28
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Dublin (Ireland)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Roquebrune-Cap-Martin (France)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Ireland
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Poetry
      • Occupation

          (lcsh) Poets
      • Earlier Established Forms

          Yeats, William Butler, 1865-1939Yeats, William Butler,1865-1939
      • Sources

        • found: Horton, W. T. The book of images ... 1898.
        • found: Ri͡apolova, V. A. U.B. Ĭeĭts i irlandskai͡a khudozhestvennai͡a kulʹtura, 1985: p. 5 (Uilʹi͡am Batler Ĭeĭts)
        • found: Shishah maḥazot u-frozah, c1968: t.p. (Ṿilyam Baṭler Yeṭs [voc.])
        • found: Is the order of R.R. & A.C. to remain a magical order? 1891: p. 30 (signed at end: D.E.D.I.)
        • found: Wade, A. A bibliography of the writings of W.B. Yeats. 3rd ed., 1968: no. 33 ("The order Rubidae Rosae & Aureae Crucis was apparently a section of the Order of the Golden Dawn, the mystical society to which Yeats belonged. Each member adopted a motto, usually in Latin, and was known in the Order by the initials of the motto; Yeats was Daemon Est Deus Inversus")
        • found: Wei jian feng, 2004: t.p. (W.B. Yeats; 威廉,巴特勒,叶芝 = Weilian Batele Yezhi)
        • found: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, 3 June 2014 (Yeats, William Butler (1865-1939), poet, was born on 13 June 1865 at 1 George's Ville, 5 Sandymount Avenue, Dublin, the eldest child of John Butler Yeats (1839-1922) and Susan Mary, née Pollexfen (1841-1900); he died at Roquebrune on the Riviera on 28 January 1939)
      • LC Classification

        • PR5900-PR5908
      • Editorial Notes

        • [Machine-derived non-Latin script reference project.]
        • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
      • Change Notes

        • 1978-12-22: new
        • 2015-11-20: revised
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