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Robert Creeley

1926 - 2005

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Robert White Creeley (May 21, 1926 – March 30, 2005) was an American poet and author of more than sixty books. He is usually associated with the Black Mountain poets, though his verse aesthetic diverged from that school. He was close with Charles Olson, Robert Duncan, Allen Ginsberg, John Wieners and Ed Dorn. He served as the Samuel P. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Creeley has received more than 206,433 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Robert Creeley is the 5,475th most popular writer, the 9,105th most popular biography from United States and the 707th most popular American Writer.

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Among writers, Robert Creeley ranks 5,475 out of 5,755Before him are Uma Aaltonen, Terence Rattigan, Julia Alvarez, W. S. Merwin, Howard Jacobson, and Jón Kalman Stefánsson. After him are Ksenia Sobchak, Charlotte Mary Yonge, Walter de la Mare, Monika Maron, David Brown, and Simo Puupponen.

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Among people born in 1926, Robert Creeley ranks 408Before him are Patrice Wymore, Randy Weston, Georges Gandil, Don Gordon, Noemí Simonetto de Portela, and Zakaria Chihab. After him are Rosa Taikon, Bryan Johnson, Kenneth Williams, Tony Settember, Peter G. Peterson, and Paolo Magnani. Among people deceased in 2005, Robert Creeley ranks 284Before him are Wolfgang Blochwitz, Eugene J. Martin, Richard Doll, Arnold Denker, Hubert Curien, and Wendie Jo Sperber. After him are Gaylord Nelson, Ramanand Sagar, Tetsuo Hamuro, Sheree North, Percy Heath, and Lee Eun-ju.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Robert Creeley ranks 9,105 out of 18,182Before him are Patricia Hill Collins (1948), William Hopper (1915), Gene Saks (1921), Gouverneur Morris (1752), Aida Turturro (1962), and Billy Beane (1962). After him are Kurt Wimmer (1964), William R. Day (1849), Eric Close (1967), Theda Skocpol (1947), Frank Chapman (1864), and Peabo Bryson (1951).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Robert Creeley ranks 707Before him are Kenneth Burke (1897), Armistead Maupin (1944), Mary Oliver (1935), Philip Agee (1935), Julia Alvarez (1950), and W. S. Merwin (1927). After him are David Brown (1916), Alvah Bessie (1904), Kathryn Stockett (1969), Theodora Kroeber (1897), Tony Kushner (1956), and Susan Brownmiller (1935).