Hughes, Ted. Full name Edward James Hughes. 1930-1998.
British poet who served as poet laureate from 1984 to 1998. His work is noted for its symbolism, passion, and dark, natural imagery.

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  • Hughes, Ted — (1930 1998)    Born at Mytholmyroyd, West Yorkshire, the son of a carpenter, he was educated at Mexborough Grammar school and Pembroke College, Cambridge. He met Sylvia Plath there and they married in 1956. Plath committed suicide in 1963, as did …   British and Irish poets

  • Hughes, Ted — orig. Edward James Hughes born Aug. 16, 1930, Mytholmroyd, Yorkshire, Eng. died Oct. 28, 1998, Devon British poet. The son of shopkeepers, he studied at Cambridge University. He married the American poet Sylvia Plath in 1956. His first volumes of …   Universalium

  • Hughes, Ted — orig. Edward James Hughes (16 ago. 1930, Mytholmroyd, Yorkshire, Inglaterra–28 oct. 1998, Devon). Poeta británico. Hijo de tenderos, se educó en la Universidad de Cambridge. En 1956 contrajo matrimonio con la poetisa estadounidense Sylvia Plath.… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Ted Hughes — Nacimiento West Riding of Yorkshire, Inglaterra Defunción 28 de octubre …   Wikipedia Español

  • HUGHES (T.) — HUGHES TED (1930 ) Né à Mytholmroyd dans le Yorkshire, non loin de Haworth où avaient vécu les sœurs Brontë, marié à la poétesse Sylvia Plath qui s’est suicidée, Ted Hughes, un des plus grands poètes anglais du XXe siècle passa sa jeunesse entre… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Hughes — Hughes, David, barón de * * * (as used in expressions) Hughes, Charles Evans Hughes, Howard (Robard) Hughes, (James Mercer) Langston Hughes, Sir Samuel Hughes, Ted Edward James Hughes …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • ted — /ted/, v.t., tedded, tedding. to spread out for drying, as newly mown hay. [1400 50; late ME tedde; c. ON tethja to manure, OHG zettan to spread, Gk dateîsthai to divide] * * * (as used in expressions) Hughes Ted Ted Kennedy Shawn Ted Turner Ted… …   Universalium

  • Ted — /ted/, n. 1. Brit. Slang. See Teddy boy. 2. a male given name, form of Edward or Theodore. * * * (as used in expressions) Hughes Ted Ted Kennedy Shawn Ted Turner Ted Williams Ted * * * …   Universalium

  • Hughes — Hughes, Howard (1905 76) a US businessman, aircraft designer, pilot, and film ↑producer, famous for being very rich but also for being very unwilling to spend money. He was a ↑recluse (=someone who lives on their own and does not want to see… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Ted Hughes — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Hughes. Ted Hughes Ted Hughes (Edward James Hughes, 17 août 1930 28 octobre 1998 …   Wikipédia en Français

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