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: circa 1943

 

Died: March 22, 2000

 

Location: Brooklyn, New York