Irish Poet Seamus Heaney Dies at Age 74

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Irish poet Seamus Heaney died on August 30, 2013 in Dublin.  He was 74.  In 1995 he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature “for works of lyrical beauty and ethical depth, which exalt everyday miracles and the living past”.  An extremely popular and widely read poet, he lived his entire life in Ireland yet [….]