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Yeats’s Countess Debut

Irish Literary Theatre in Dublin produced its first play, W.B. Yeats’s The Countess Cathleen, on this date in 1899.

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William Butler Yeats Died on This Date

William Butler Yeats dies on this date in 1939. You can read his poetry here: http://www.poetryfoundation.org/bio/william-butler-yeats

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William Butler Yeats Born on This Date

Irish Nobel Prize laureate William Butler Yeats born on this date in 1865. Yeats was the first Irishman to win a Nobel Prize. You can read his poetry here: http://www.poemhunter.com/william-butler-yeats/

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