As per our current Database, WH Auden is still alive (as per Wikipedia, Last update: May 10, 2020).
Currently, WH Auden is 114 years, 8 months and 2 days old. WH Auden will celebrate 115rd birthday on a Monday 21st of February 2022. Below we countdown to WH Auden upcoming birthday.
|Popular As||WH Auden|
|Age||113 years old|
|Born||February 21, 1907 (England)|
WH Auden’s zodiac sign is Pisces. According to astrologers, Pisces are very friendly, so they often find themselves in a company of very different people. Pisces are selfless, they are always willing to help others, without hoping to get anything back. Pisces is a Water sign and as such this zodiac sign is characterized by empathy and expressed emotional capacity.
WH Auden was born in the Year of the Goat. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Goat enjoy being alone in their thoughts. They’re creative, thinkers, wanderers, unorganized, high-strung and insecure, and can be anxiety-ridden. They need lots of love, support and reassurance. Appearance is important too. Compatible with Pig or Rabbit.
A prolific, English-born poet, he is considered one of the greatest authors of the twentieth century. His best-known poems include "Funeral Blues," "Musee des Beaux Arts," and "The Unknown Citizen."
He studied English at Christ Church, Oxford. T.S. Eliot and Faber & Faber published his first poetry collection, Poems, in 1930.
He wrote the famous poem, "Funeral Blues," also known as "Stop All the Clocks," in 1938.
A homosexual, he began a two-year romantic relationship with poet Chester Kallman in 1939. He also had both a literary and an occasionally romantic relationship with Christopher Isherwood. In 1935, he married German author and actress, Erika Mann, for the sole purpose of securing her British citizenship.
He collaborated with Christopher Isherwood throughout his career.