Joyce Kilmer Death Cause and Date

Joyce Kilmer's Death

Born (Birthday) December 6, 1886

Death Date July 30, 1918

Age of Death 31 years

Cause of Death Gunshot

Profession Poet

The poet Joyce Kilmer died at the age of 31. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

American poet and author who is remembered for “Trees,” a poem published in 1913. His poetry collections include Summer of Love and Main Street and Other Poems.

He had five children with his poet wife, Aline Murray.

Quotes

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I believed in the Catholic position, the Catholic view of ethics and aesthetics, for a long time. But I wanted something not intellectual, some conviction not mental – in fact I wanted faith.

Joyce Kilmer Death Cause and Date
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I think that I shall never see a poem lovely as a tree.

Joyce Kilmer Death Cause and Date
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But only God can make a tree.

Joyce Kilmer Death Cause and Date
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When faith did come, it came, I think, by way of my little paralyzed daughter. Her lifeless hands led me; I think her tiny feet still know beautiful paths.

Joyce Kilmer Death Cause and Date