He worked as a political aide before winning election to the Massachusetts House of Representatives in 1972. He was re-elected every term thereafter by wide margins.
In 1987, he publicly came out as gay, after coming out to family, friends and close associates a few years prior, becoming the first member of Congress to do so voluntarily.
He recognized the problem posed by the language; it was painfully ironic, because he had said years before that poetry was what was "lost in translation." And in Moscow, his first hearers clearly did not understand well in English.
But a few days later, he read "Mending Wall" at a Moscow literary evening.
When Wyman invited Frank to visit Aiken in the early 1960s, Frank made a point of drinking from the since-abolished "colored-only" water fountain then available to African Americans.
He taught undergraduates at Harvard while studying for a Ph D in Government, but left in 1968 before having completed the degree, to become Boston mayor Kevin White’s Chief Assistant, a position he held for three years.
Jessica Simpson does her best to recreate the iconic Lindsay Loahn pic. Nina Dobrev on the way into dinner to meet a potential suitor. Aug 11, 2017Enty This former One Direction member has a closet full of women’s clothes that is almost as large as the closet with clothes he wears in public.
As a member of the Democratic Party, he served as chairman of the House Financial Services Committee (2007–2011) and was a leading co-sponsor of the 2010 Dodd–Frank Act, a sweeping reform of the U. Born and raised in Bayonne, New Jersey, Frank graduated from Harvard College and Harvard Law School. House of Representatives in 1980 with 52 percent of the vote.
House of Representatives from Massachusetts from 1981 to 2013. Frank, a resident of Newton, Massachusetts, is considered the most prominent gay politician in the United States.
A private funeral service, to be attended by members of the family, will be held for Mr. Burial will be in the family plot in Old Bennington, Vt. A number of such chairs have already been created in the poet's name, and the project was one in which he was deeply interested. Finally, it might have been even more appropriate to link his uniqueness to his breathtaking sense of exactitude in the use of metaphors based on direct observations.
The Frost family suggested that instead of flowers contributions may be made to a Robert Frost fund to establish special chairs for high school teachers. But it would be much more to the point to say he was also without question the only poet to win four Pulitzer Prizes and, in his ninth decade, to symbolize the rough-hewn individuality of the American creative spirit more than any other man.