Siegfried Sassoon

Siegfried Loraine Sassoon, was an eminent English poet, writer, and soldier.

musician, person, Judaism, Christian, artist, writer, poet, Virgo person, musical act, author

Age at Death
80 years, 11 months and 24 days old
Attributes
Jewish person , biography , male , fiction , roman catholic ,  …
Birthday
the 8th of September
Born
September 1886 , September 8th 1886 , 1886 , the United Kingdom , England ,  …
Did
die
Died
1967 , September 1886 , 1886 , September 1967 , September 8th 1886 ,  …
Died During
January 1st 1960, 00:00 - December 31st 1969, 23:59 , January 1st 1880, 00:00 - December 31st 1889, 23:59
Educated
Marlborough College , Clare College
First Name
"Siegfried"
Gender
male
Influence
E. M. Forster
Influenced
Wilfred Owen , Robert Graves , William March
Influences
Henry Vaughan , W. H. R. Rivers , Henry Head
Last Name
"Sassoon"
Legal name, Full name
"Siegfried Loraine Sassoon"
Main Occupation
writer , poet
Middle-name
"Loraine"
Nationality
english , british
Occupation
Memoir
Project Gutenberg URI
http://www4.wiwiss.fu-berlin.de/gutendata/resource/people/Sassoon_Siegfried_1886-1967
Quotes
"Soldiers are dreamers; when the guns begin they think of firelit homes, clean beds, and wives." , "Man, it seemed, had been created to jab the life out of Germans." , "In me the tiger sniffs the rose." , "I have seen and endured the sufferings of the troops, and I can no longer be a party to prolong these sufferings for ends which I believe to be evil and unjust." , "I am not protesting against the conduct of the war, but against the political errors and insincerities for which the fighting men are being sacrificed." ,  …
Religion
Judaism , Roman Catholicism
Residence
Matfield, England
Wrote
Memoirs of a Fox-Hunting Man

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