Gerard Manley Hopkins

Gerard Manley Hopkins

Birth
Stratford, London Borough of Newham, Greater London, England
Death 8 Jun 1889 (aged 44)
Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland
Memorial Site*
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Westminster, City of Westminster, Greater London, England

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Plot Poets Corner
Memorial ID 19135 · View Source
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Poet. His most famous works include "The Wreck of the Deutschland", "God's Grandeur" and "The Windhover". His poems were virtually unknown until they were published long after his death by the poet Robert Bridges. Hopkins became a Jesuit priest in 1882 and is buried in the Jesuit plot at Glasnevin Cemetery.


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  • Added: 19 Dec 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 19135
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Gerard Manley Hopkins (28 Jul 1844–8 Jun 1889), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19135, citing Westminster Abbey, Westminster, City of Westminster, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .