Katharine Washburn


Age: 57


Summary: editor, essayist, and translator who with John S. Major compiled World Poetry: An Anthology of Verse from Antiquity to Our Time (1998), a 1,338-page tome that includes 1,600 poems covering a 4,000-year period.



Cause of Death: Heart attack


Born: January 1, 1943


Died: March 22, 2000


Location: Brooklyn, New York