Matthew Arnold Death Cause and Date

Matthew Arnold’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday) December 24, 1822

Death Date April 15, 1888

Age of Death 65 years

Cause of Death Heart Failure

Profession Poet

The poet Matthew Arnold died at the age of 65. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

English poet who wrote the melancholy masterpiece, “Dover Beach,” as well as “The Scholar-Gipsy” and “Thyrsis.” He was also a writer of prose and literary, social, and religious criticism.

He married Frances Lucy Wightman in June of 1851; together, the couple had six children. Matthew Arnold’s father, Thomas Arnold, was the headmaster of Rugby School.

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Journalism is literature in a hurry.

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Our society distributes itself into Barbarians, Philistines and Populace; and America is just ourselves with the Barbarians quite left out, and the Populace nearly.

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The pursuit of perfection, then, is the pursuit of sweetness and light.

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Culture is to know the best that has been said and thought in the world.

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Truth sits upon the lips of dying men.

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