Swedish poet and Nobel Prize in Literature receiver whose well-known poetic works are the Sorrow Gondola, For the Living as well as the Deceased, and Baltics. His friend and fellow poet, Robert Bly, translated a lot of his poetic functions into British. He released his debut poetry collection, Seventeen Poems, in 1954. After graduating from Stockholm School, he worked being a psychologist for juvenile thieves. He grew up in Stockholm, Sweden with a schoolteacher mom. He wedded Monika Bladh. He gained the Nobel Award in Literature 2 yrs after Herta Muller gained the same honor.