Valerie married Eliot, almost 40 years her senior, on 10 January 1957. She had been a star-struck fan of Eliot since her schooldays (at the age of 14, on hearing John Gielgud read The Journey of the Magi), as she confided to the novelist Charles Morgan, for whom she worked as a secretary.
- Esmé Valerie Fletcher, 17 August 1926
- Secretary, editor, literary executor
- 9 November 2012 (aged 86), London, England
- T. S. Eliot, (m. 1957; died 1965)
12 de nov. de 2012 · Mon 12 Nov 2012 11.41 EST. The passion that Valerie Eliot, who has died aged 86, had for the work of her future husband, TS Eliot, began when she was 14 and he had not long turned 50.
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Valerie Eliot. 1926–2012. Esmé Valerie Eliot, née Fletcher, was born in Leeds, England, on August 17, 1926. Better known as Valerie Eliot, she was educated at Queen Anne’s School. Her father, an insurance manager, loved books and passed his love of books to his daughter.
13 de nov. de 2012 · Valerie Eliot, who married the poet T. S. Eliot near the end of his life and steadfastly guarded his literary legacy for nearly half a century, died on Friday in London. She was 86.
American-born British poet, playwright and essayist, T. S. Eliot (1888 - 1965), with his second wife, Valerie Eliot (1926 - 2012), Aug. 16, 1958.
13 de nov. de 2012 · Share. @TIMENewsfeed. Valerie Eliot, the wife of the English poet and playwright T.S. Eliot, has died at the age of 86. Even though she carried the surname of one of the most famous poets of the 20...
15 de nov. de 2012 · By Harriet Staff We mentioned, earlier this week, that Valerie Eliot, wife of T. S. Eliot, has passed away. More to Eliot than meets the eye, of course. The New York Times has just published its obit, noting that the former secretary was also a steadfast editor, defender, and steward of the Eliot estate. They married when she was 30, and he 68.
23 de nov. de 2012 · VALERIE ELIOT, widow and literary executor of the Nobel Laureate T. S. Eliot, died on 9 November, aged 86. After Eliot's death in 1965, she inherited her husband's shares in the publishing house Faber & Faber, and became a non-executive director.
T. S. Eliot em 1934 Nome completo Thomas Stearns Eliot Nascimento 26 de setembro de 1888 St. Louis, Missouri Estados Unidos: Morte 4 de janeiro de 1965 (76 anos) Londres, Inglaterra: Cidadania Britânica e Norte-americana: Cônjuge Vivienne Haigh-Wood (1915–1947) Esmé Valerie Fletcher (1957–morte) Alma mater: Universidade de Chicago
Valerie Elliot Shepard. sua infância até os oito anos no Equador ao lado de sua mãe. Formada pelo Wheaton College, Valerie e seu marido, Walt, têm oito filhos. Ela também é autora do livro infantil, Pilipinto’s Happiness, que contém memórias de sua criação na Amazônia.
11 de nov. de 2012 · Valerie Eliot, who has died aged 86, married the poet TS Eliot in 1957, when he was 68, and by sheer uncomplicated adoration achieved the miraculous feat of making him happy. 11 November 2012 •...
Valerie Eliot was the devoted wife and literary executor of TS Eliot, the poet to whose work she dedicated herself during their married life together and following his death in 1965.
21 de nov. de 2012 · Valerie Eliot, cujo funeral foi hoje, foi a assídua editora das cartas de seu falecido marido e velou com cuidado pela reputação dele durante os 47 anos passados desde sua morte.