James Arlington Wright’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Dec 13, 1927

Death Date

Mar 25, 1980

Age of Death

52 years

Cause of Death

Tongue Cancer

Place of Death

Mar 25, 1980



The poet James Arlington died at the age of 52. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Pulitzer Prize-winning poet whose best-known works include The Branch Will Not Break and
Two Citizens. His work was associated with the Deep Image poetry movement.

His son, Franz Wright, also became a poet.