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Gregory Corso

Gregory CorsoAKA Gregory Nunzio Corso

Born: 26-Mar-1930
Birthplace: New York City
Died: 17-Jan-2001
Location of death: Robbinsdale, MN
Cause of death: Cancer - Prostate
Remains: Buried, Campo Cestio, Rome, Italy

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Poet

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Beat poet, Gasoline

    Theft 1947 (Convicted, sentenced to Clinton Prison)
    Ran Away From Home (multiple times)

    The Source (23-Jan-1999) · Himself
    The Godfather: Part III (25-Dec-1990)
    What Happened to Kerouac? (16-Apr-1986) · Himself
    Me and My Brother (2-Feb-1969)
    Pull My Daisy (11-Nov-1959)

Author of books:
The Vestal Lady on Brattle (1955, poetry)
Gasoline (1958, poetry)
The Happy Birthday of Death (1960, poetry)
The American Express (1961, memoir)
Long Live Man (1962, poetry)
Selected Poems (1962, poetry)
The Mutation of the Spirit (1964, poetry)
There is Yet Time to Run Back through Life and Expiate All That's been Sadly Done (1965, poetry)
Elegiac Feelings American (1970, poetry)
Egyptian Cross (1971, poetry)
Ankh (1971, poetry)
The Night Last Night was at its Nightest (1972, poetry)
Earthegg (1974, poetry)
Herald of the Autochthonic Spirit (1981, poetry)
Mindfield: New and Selected Poems (1989, poetry)

Wrote plays:
The Hung-Up Age (1955)

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