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Lew Welch
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American Poet
Lew Welch

Lew Welch

Age

44 (approx.)

Born

16 Aug 1926

Died

1971

Lew Welch Bio Details

Full name

Lew Welch

Gender

Male

Age

44 (approx.)

Date of birth

16 Aug 1926

Birth place

Phoenix, Arizona, USA

Date of death:

1971

Cause of death

Probably Suicide

Occupations

US Airforce

Poet

Education

University of Chicago, Illinois, United States

Published severeal collections including Wobbly Rock in 1960 and Hermit Poems in 1965.
Often grouped wit the Beat Poets and was described by jonah Raskin as “a postmodern Walt Whitman”
Disappeared in May 1971.  It is believed he committed suicide as he left a note before he left but his body has never been found.

Partners of 
Lew Welch

Magda Clegg

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Lew Welch was a partner of Magda Clegg