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Walt Whitman (III) (1819–1892)


He is considered one of the most important poets in American Literature. See more trivia »

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 2011 Manahatta (Video short) (writer)
 2010 O Brooklyn! My Brooklyn! (Short) (writer)
 2009 A Noiseless Patient Spider (Short) (poem)
 2008 Lo que cuento al viento (dialogue)
 2004 Messengers (poem "A Noiseless Patient Spider")
 1999 War is Kind: Poetry of the Civil War (Video) (poetry written by)
 1998 On the Trail of Mark Twain (TV Series documentary) (original travelogue - 3 episodes)
- Such a Wonderful Thing (1998) ... (original travelogue)
- A Riddle at Every Turn (1998) ... (original travelogue)
- Beautiful Death (1998) ... (original travelogue)
 1975 American Torso (poem)
 1974 A su aire (TV Series) (poem - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 28 March 1974 (1974) ... (poem)
 1972 Plain-chant (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1970 Actor's Choice (TV Series) (various writings - 1 episode)
- Walt Whitman: A Wizard's Words (1970) ... (various writings)
 1954 Your Favorite Story (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- One Wicked Impulse (1954) ... (story)
 1916 Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages (poem "Out of the Cradle Endlessly Rocking" - uncredited)

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Other Works:

Poem: "Out of the Cradle Endlessly Rocking" (used as part of the plot in Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages (1916))

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10 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | See more »

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Personal Quote:

And whoever walks a furlong without sympathy walks to his own funeral drest in his shroud. See more »


He was elected into the 2008 New Jersey Hall of Fame for his contributions and services to history. See more »

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