Featured Destination

July 2019: Blackpool and the Lancashire Coast

Itís illumination time in Blackpool. Lancashire in October is not likely to be your choice for a sunshine break, but that is not why ...More
More Uk destinations

Kenneth White
- Favourite Briton.

Born in Glasgow, Glasgow
Born on 28th of April 1936

Born 1936 - Scottish poet, essayist and travel writer.

Studied at Glasgow University. Travelled extensively in Europe and USA. Early publications include The Cold Wind of Dawn (1966). Lived in France and received many literary awards there including the Prix Medicis Etranger. More recent publications include Travels in a Drifting Dawn (1989) and The Blue Road (1990).

Links: Biography

More famous Britons here

Contributors: Do you have a site related to Kenneth White?
Supply some content for this page and we will gladly add a link to your site. Email here.

4112 views since 9th February 2007

Brit Quote:
Give him enough rope and he will hang himself. - Charlotte Bronte
More Quotes

On this day:
Paradise Lost Published - 1667, First Benny Hill TV Show - 1951, Marchioness Disaster - 1989
More dates from British history

click here to view all the British counties

County Pages