Anna Akhmatova

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Anna Akhmatova 
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Russian poet
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Date of birth11 June 1889 (in Julian calendar)
Odessa (Russian Empire)
Анна Андреевна Горенко
Date of death5 March 1966
Domodedovo
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  • Acmeist poetry
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English: Anna Akhmatova (А́нна Ахма́това) was the pen name of Anna Andreevna Gorenko (А́нна Андре́евна Горе́нко) (1889–1966), the leader and the heart and soul of St Petersburg tradition of Russian poetry in the course of half a century.