Rupert Brooke Death Cause and Date

Rupert Brooke’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday) August 3, 1887

Death Date April 23, 1915

Age of Death 27 years

Cause of Death Sepsis

Profession Poet

The poet Rupert Brooke died at the age of 27. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Poet known for “The Soldier” and other war-themed sonnets. He was associated with several turn-of-the-century literary groups, including the Dymock poets and the Bloomsbury group.

He was bisexual, though this fact was edited out of his life story by his first biographer.

Quotes

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The cool kindliness of sheets, that soon smooth away trouble; and the rough male kiss of blankets.

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We always love those who admire us; we do not always love those whom we admire.

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A book may be compared to your neighbor: if it be good, it cannot last too long; if bad, you cannot get rid of it too early.

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Breathless, we flung us on a windy hill, Laughed in the sun, and kissed the lovely grass.

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A kiss makes the heart young again and wipes out the years.

Rupert Brooke Death Cause and Date