Peter Porter

Peter Porter

Peter Porter is the name of

* Peter Buell Porter (1773 - 1844), U.S. political figure and soldier.
* Peter A. Porter (1853 - 1925), U.S. political figure and grandson of Peter Buell Porter.
* Peter Porter (poet), full name Peter Neville Frederick Porter (1929 - ), Australian-born British poet.

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  • Peter Porter — (2007) Peter Neville Frederick Porter (* 16. Februar 1929 in Brisbane; † 23. April 2010 in England) war ein australischstämmiger britischer Dichter. Im Jahr 2002 erhielt er die Queen’s Gold Medal for Poetry, und 2007 wur …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Peter Porter (poet) — Peter Neville Frederick Porter (born 16 February 1929) is an Australian born British poet. He was a regular participant in the weekly meetings of The Group.LifePorter was born in Brisbane, Australia, in 1929. His mother died in 1938. He emigrated …   Wikipedia

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  • Porter, Peter — ▪ British poet in full  Peter Neville Frederick Porter  born Feb. 16, 1929, Brisbane, Queen., Austl.       Australian born British poet whose works are characterized by a formal style and rueful, epigrammatic wit.       Educated in Australia,… …   Universalium

  • Porter, Peter Neville Frederick — (1929 )    Born in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, he left school at 18, then worked as a newspaper reporter and in a Brisbane warehouse before sailing for England in 1951. In England he worked in bookselling and advertising before becoming a… …   British and Irish poets

  • Peter A. Porter (colonel) — Peter Augustus Porter (July 14, 1827 – June 3, 1864) was a Union Army colonel in the American Civil War. He died in the Battle of Cold Harbor. Contents 1 Early life 2 Civil War 3 References …   Wikipedia

  • Peter Buell Porter — Peter Buell Porter, Gemälde von Daniel Huntington (1873) Peter Buell Porter (* 14. August 1773 in Salisbury, Litchfield County, Connecticut; † 20. März 1844 in Niagara Falls, New York) war ein US amerikanischer Po …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Peter A. Porter — Peter Augustus Porter (October 10, 1853 ndash;December 15, 1925) was a U.S. Representative from New York, and grandson of Peter Buell Porter. Porter was the son of Mary Cabell Breckenridge and Colonel Peter A. Porter, the Civil War hero who… …   Wikipedia