Trumbull Stickney

Trumbull Stickney

Name Trumbull Stickney
Profession Poet
Date of Birth 1874-06-20
Place of Birth Switzerland
Age 30 yrs
Death Date 1904-10-11
Birth Sign Gemini

About Trumbull Stickney

Swiss-born poet and scholar who is best known for his sonnets. He published his Dramatic Verses in 1902; two posthumous collections of his poems appeared in 1905 and 1973.

Early Life Experience of Trumbull Stickney

He studied at Harvard University and at the Sorbonne in Paris.

Trivia Info

He died of a brain tumor shortly after being offered a professorship in the Classics department at Harvard.

Family Life and Relationship

Born in Geneva, Switzerland, he spent his early years in Europe.

Close Associates

His poem “Song” became the basis of a major plot point in Robert De Niro’s 2006 film “The Good Shepherd.”

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