William Cullen Bryant Death Cause and Date

William Cullen's Death

Born (Birthday) Nov 3, 1794

Death Date June 12, 1878

Age of Death 83 years

Cause of Death Accidental Fall

Profession Poet

The poet William Cullen died at the age of 83. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

American poet, editor, and journalist who is most famous for his 1817 poem, “Thanatopsis.” His other well-known poetic works include “To a Waterfowl” and “The Ages.”

He was a descendant of English settlers who had traveled to America on the Mayflower. He married Frances Fairchild in 1821.

Quotes

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Difficulty, my brethren, is the nurse of greatness – a harsh nurse, who roughly rocks her foster – children into strength and athletic proportion.

William Cullen Bryant Death Cause and Date
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Truth gets well if she is run over by a locomotive, while error dies of lockjaw if she scratches her finger.

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Go forth under the open sky, and list To Nature’s teachings.

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The little windflower, whose just opened eye is blue as the spring heaven it gazes at.

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Thine eyes are springs in whose serene And silent waters heaven is seen. Their lashes are the herbs that look On their young figures in the brook.

William Cullen Bryant Death Cause and Date