T. S. Eliot

American-British poet and literary critic

Major Accomplishments

Most known for the poems; The love song of J. Alfred Prufrock and The Waste Land.
Won the Nobel Prize in literature in 1948.

Life in Paris

Although he only stayed a year (1910 - 1911) in Paris to study at the Sorbonne. He made friends with a fellow lodger, Jean Verdenal, a medical student at the time, to whom he dedicated the love song of J. Alfred Prufrock to. Thanks to the wonderful culture and intellectual life of France, he had written many poems that have become some of his most known.