|Born||Robert Louis Peters|
October 20, 1924
Eagle River, Wisconsin
|Died||June 13, 2014(aged 89)|
|Occupation||Poet, memoirist, Victorian scholar, critic, playwright, and professor|
Robert Louis Peters (October 20, 1924 - June 13, 2014) was an American poet, critic, scholar, playwright, editor, and actor. His poetry career began in 1967 when he wanted to write a poem about the death of his son. The poem was called Songs for a Son.
After Peters divorced, he began dating Paul Trachtenberg. Their relationship lasted for 36 years.
Peters died on June 13, 2014 from natural causes at the age of 89.
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- Profile at University of California, Irvine