Twentieth-century American poet known for Millions of Strange Shadows, A Summoning of Stones, and other Holocaust-themed works. He is remembered for being one of the founders of a light verse form known as the double dactyl.
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|FULL NAME:||Anthony Hecht|
|BIRTH DATE:||January 16, 1923|
|BIRTHPLACE:||New York City|
|AGE:||97 years old|
Anthony Hecht is a Poet. He was born into a German-Jewish family in New York. He later married Helen Hecht. He was a member of the 97th Infantry Division that liberated the Flossenburg Nazi concentration camp at the end of World War II.
DID YOU KNOW He attended Columbia University and the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and later taught at the University of Rochester.
FACT He and Allen Tate were literary contemporaries.
Currently, Anthony Hecht is 97 years old. He will celebrate his 98th birthday on a Tuesday, January 16th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Anthony Hecht’s zodiac sign is Capricorn. According to astrologers, Capricorn’s life pursuit is to be proud of their achievements and a secret desire to be admired by their family and friends and the world at large. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, music, understated status, quality craftsmanship and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are responsible, disciplined, self-control, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.
Anthony Hecht was born in the Year of the Pig. People with this sign are nice and good-mannered. They’re always forgiving of other people’s mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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