Ernst Enno

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Birthday
8, 1875
Birthplace
Estonia
Death Date
Mar 7, 1934 (58)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
8, 1875
Birthplace
Estonia
Death Date
Mar 7, 1934 (58)

About

Estonian poet who rose to prominence in the early years of the twentieth century. His poetic works include Hallid laulud and Vaike luuleraamat; he also published a 1957 children's book.

Before Fame

He published his first collection of poems, Uued luuletused, in 1909.

Trivia

His poetry was greatly influenced by Buddhism and Western mysticism.

Family Life

He married artist Elfriede Olga Saul in 1909.

Associated With

He wrote during the same period as fellow poet Robert Frost.