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American beat poet Allen Ginsberg (1926 - 1997)

American beat poet Allen Ginsberg (1926 - 1997) with a group of beat poets at the Albert Memorial in London.

From the Marketplace Datebook, here's what's coming up April 10:

  • In Washington, a look at the nation's balance sheet. The Treasury Department issues its monthly statement for March.
  • Drone delivery is just one of the topics at the fourth annual PostalVision 2020 Conference getting underway in the nation's capital.
  • Golfers tee off in Augusta, Georgia during the first round of the Masters Tournament.
  • F. Scott Fitzgerald's novel "The Great Gatsby" was first published on April 10th, 1925.
  • And think eloquent thoughts. April is National Poetry Month.

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