Poet W. H. Auden was born on 21th February 1907 AD. A British citizen, W. H. Auden was born in United Kingdom. He was also called Wystan Hugh Auden. Wystan Hugh Auden was 66 years old when he died on 23th September 1973 AD. In his life Wystan Hugh Auden was famous not only for his work but also for quotations and sayings, some of which are quite popular and listed here.