Robert Frost

By Samuel Armstrong

Robert Frost's Biography

Robert Lee Frost was born in San Francisco California on March 26th 1874. He was born to a journalist William Prescott Frost Jr. and Isabelle Moodie. Robert lost his father to tuberculosis forcing Robert, his mother Isabelle, and his little sister Jeanie to move to Lawrence where he enrolled in high school and got his first poem published in the school’s paper.

Robert Frost's impact on the 1920's

One of Robert Frost's most notable achievements of the 1920's is havering the privilege of reading some of his poetry at Kennedy's inaugural ceremony where he had a poem already written but was unable to read it because of the sun and the wind so he recited another poem from memory.