Where did Ogden Nash grow up?

Nash grew up in various East Coast communities and also lived in Savannah, Georgia, during his youth. He attended St. George’s School in Newport, Rhode Island, and he was accepted to Harvard but dropped out in 1921 after a year.

When was Ogden Nash born?

August 19, 1902
Ogden Nash/Date of birth
One of the most widely appreciated and imitated writers of light verse, Frediric Ogden Nash was born in Rye, New York, on August 19, 1902, to Edmund Strudwick and Mattie Nash.

Where does Ogden Nash live?

Ogden Nash/Places lived
Entitled “My Colts, verses and reverses,” the issue includes his poems and photographs by Arthur Rickerby: “Mr. Nash, the league leading writer of light verse (Averaging better than 6.3 lines per carry), lives in Baltimore and loves the Colts,” it declares.

Where did Ogden Nash live in Baltimore?

4205 Underwood Road
He spent his time bouncing between New York and Baltimore before settling down at 4205 Underwood Road-–a handsome stone house in Guilford-–in 1934 where he started a family and began his love affair with Baltimore sports.

Did Ogden Nash have kids?

Ogden Nash/Children

How old is Ogden Nash?

68 years (1902–1971)
Ogden Nash/Age at death
Ogden Nash, whose droll verse with its unconventional rhymes made him the country’s best‐known producer of humor ous poetry, died yesterday at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Bal timore. His age was 68.

What is Ogden Nash most famous poem?

1. ‘The Cow’. One of Ogden Nash’s best-known poems, ‘The Cow’ is just two lines long, and although we wouldn’t call it his best, it is one of his most famous so deserves its inclusion here.

How do you pronounce Frederic Ogden Nash?

Is Ogden Nash alive?

Deceased (1902–1971)
Ogden Nash/Living or Deceased

Who said Candy Dandy?

poet Ogden Nash
This quote is attributable to the American poet Ogden Nash. You may also remember it from the original 1971 movie version of Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory.

When was Alfred Tennyson born?

August 6, 1809
Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson/Date of birth
Alfred, Lord Tennyson, in full Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson of Aldworth and Freshwater, (born August 6, 1809, Somersby, Lincolnshire, England—died October 6, 1892, Aldworth, Surrey), English poet often regarded as the chief representative of the Victorian age in poetry.

What is the saying Candy is dandy?

The expression candy is dandy but liquor is quicker is a line from a poem, and subsequently a line from a movie, which became a popular rhyme. It means that a person can use alcohol to convince someone to do something.

Who wrote Candy is dandy but liquor is quicker?

Ogden Nash
Quote by Ogden Nash: “Candy is dandy, but liquor is quicker.”