About Rupert Brooke

Rupert Brooke
Rupert Chawner Brooke was an English poet known for his idealistic war sonnets written during the First World War, especially "The Soldier". He was also known for his boyish good looks, which were said to have prompted the Irish poet W. B. Yeats to describe him as "the handsomest young man in England". Wikipedia
August 3, 1887, Rugby, Warwickshire, England
April 23, 1915, Aegean Sea, off the island of Skyros

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