Louis Untermeyer’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

October 1, 1885

Death Date

December 18, 1977

Age of Death

92 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Newtown, Newtown, Connecticut, United States



The poet Louis Untermeyer died at the age of 92. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Prolific anthologist, 14th United States Poet Laureate, fiction writer, and essayist. His works include Modern American Poetry (anthology); The New Adam (poems); The Pursuit of Poetry (essays); and The Dog of Pompeii (stories).

His editorials in The Masses and other publications advocated American non-involvement in World War I.

He was blacklisted in the 1950s for his leftist political views.