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Emily Dickinson

Emily DickinsonAKA Emily Elizabeth Dickinson

Born: 10-Dec-1830
Birthplace: Amherst, MA
Died: 15-May-1886
Location of death: Amherst, MA
Cause of death: Kidney failure
Remains: Buried, West Cemetery, Amherst, MA

Gender: Female
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Matter of Dispute
Occupation: Poet

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Perplexing American poet

Father: Edward Dickinson (d. 1874)
Mother: Emily Norcross Dickinson (d. 1882)

    National Women's Hall of Fame 1973
    Died Intestate
    Risk Factors: Depression

Author of books:
Poems (1890, poetry)
Poems: Second Series (1891, poetry)
Letters (1894, letters)
Poems: Third Series (1896, poetry)
The Single Hound: Poems of a Lifetime (1914, poetry)
Selected Poems (1924, poetry)
Further Poems of Emily Dickinson (1929, poetry)
The Poems of Emily Dickinson (1930, poetry)
Poems for Youth (1934, poetry)
Unpublished Poems of Emily Dickinson (1935, poetry)

Appears on postage stamps:
USA, Scott #1436 (8 cents, issued 28-Aug-1971)

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