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Anne Sexton
Born (1928-11-09)November 9, 1928
Newton, Massachusetts, U.S.
Died October 4, 1974(1974-10-04) (agedĀ 45)
Weston, Massachusetts, U.S.
Occupation Poet
Nationality American
Genre Confessional poetry
Children Linda Gray Sexton, Joyce Ladd Sexton

Anne Sexton (November 9, 1928 - October 4, 1974) was an American novelist, poetry and children's book writer. She wrote primarily about topics like mental illness and severe depression. She was born near Boston, Massachusetts. She later killed herself. She was 45.

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