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us: Heaney, Seamus, 1939-2013


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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • us: Chēny, Seimous, 1939-2013
    • us: Khini, Sheĭmas, 1939-2013
    • us: Heaney, Seamus, 1939-
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1939-04-13
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2013-08-30
    • Birth Place

        Castledawson, Northern Ireland
    • Birth Place

        Toomebridge, Northern Ireland
    • Death Place

        Dublin, Ireland
    • Associated Locale

        Northern Ireland
    • Associated Locale

        Ireland
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Occupation

        Poet
          Translator
            Critic
              Playwright
                Nobel Prize winner
            • Use For

            • Earlier Established Forms

                Heaney, Seamus, 1939-Heaney, Seamus,1939-
            • Sources

              • found: Death of a naturalist ... 1966.
              • found: The spirit level, 1996: t.p. (Seamus Heaney) back flap (b. in Co. Derry, No. Ireland; has published poetry, criticism, and translations since 1966; awarded Nobel Prize for Lit. in 1995)
              • found: Dear harp of my country, 1997: CIP t.p. (preface by Seamus Heaney) data sheet (b. 1939)
              • found: Ta poiēmata tou valtou, 1996: t.p. (Seimous Chēny)
              • found: Shkola penii͡a, 2003: t.p. (Sheĭmas Khini) p. facing t.p. (Seamus Heaney)
              • found: Wikipedia, viewed 20 March 2013 (Seamus Heaney; born 13 April 1939 on a farm near Castledawson, Northern Ireland; poet, playwright, translator, lecturer; resides in Dublin); Aug. 30, 2013 (born at the family farmhouse called Mossbawn, between Castledawson and Toomebridge in Northern Ireland; moved to Dublin in 1972)
              • found: Guardian (online), viewed Aug. 30, 2013 (Seamus Heaney; b. 1939 on a small farm near Toomebridge, County Derry, Northern Ireland; d. this morning [Aug. 30, 2013], Dublin, aged 74; Northern Irish poet; won the Nobel prize for literature in 1995; Ireland's first Nobel prize-winning poet since WB Yeats)
            • LC Classification

              • PR6058.E2
            • Change Notes

              • 1979-09-14: new
              • 2015-11-19: revised
            • Alternate Formats