American poetDied when: 74 years 57 days (889 months)
Star Sign: Scorpio
Priscilla Denise Levertov (24 October 1923 – 20 December 1997) was a British-born naturalised American poet.She was a recipient of the Lannan Literary Award for Poetry.
Levertov's 'What Were They Like?' is currently included in the Pearson Edexcel GCSE (9–1) English Literature poetry anthology, and the Conflict cluster of the OCR GCSE (9-1) English Literature poetry anthology, 'Towards a World Unknown.'