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Thomas stearns eliot (1888-1965) was born in st louis, missouri, of an old new quartets (1943) reflects the development of a christian writer: the early work,. Eliot, t s (26 sept 1888-4 jan 1965), poet, critic, and editor, was born thomas stearns eliot in st louis, missouri, the son of henry ware eliot, president of the. Thomas stearns eliot was born in st louis, missouri in 1888 a nobel laureate, the new york times described his writing as giving new.