|Robert Frost is buried in
Old Bennington Cemetery (behind the Old First Congregational Church), Vermont,
Grave of Robert Frost
Photo by Tom Lichtman
Frost gave his last poetry reading in Boston in December 1962.
On the following day he underwent surgery but suffered a heart attack which
led to his death on January 29th 1963.
He is buried next to his wife and son in a plot which he had
purchased in 1940. (He had previously lived at Shaftsbury near to
Between 1912 and 1915 Frost lived in England with his wife and
family and met many of the
Georgian Poets. He formed a particularly close
relationship with Edward Thomas and was influential in
encouraging Thomas to start writing poetry.