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Vachel Lindsay
Original name: Nicholas Vachel Lindsay
Birth: Nov. 10, 1879
Death: Dec. 5, 1931

Poet. His first book was, "General William Booth Enters into Heaven and Other Poems."
His doctor reported his death as heart failure, although he actually had committed suicide by drinking Lysol. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Conner Lindsay (1901 - 1954)*
 
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Suicide by drinking a bottle of lysol
 
Burial:
Oak Ridge Cemetery
Springfield
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Block 13, 6
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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