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Plath [married name Hughes], Sylvia (1932–1963), poet and writer

Sally Brown and Clare L. Taylor

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780195066081
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/37855
Plath [married name Hughes], Sylvia (1932–1963), poet and writer

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Plath [married name Hughes], Sylvia (1932–1963), poet and writer, was born in the Massachusetts Memorial Hospital on 27 October 1932, the daughter of Otto Emil Plath (d. 1940) and Aurelia Frances Schober. Otto had emigrated from Prussia at sixteen and Aurelia...

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