Walter Benton
  • Walter Benton

  • Date of birth: October 27, 1904
  • Died: March 07, 1976
  • Born: in Austria.

  • Description: Walter Potashnik Benton was an American poet and writer. Benton was born to Russian immigrant parents living in Austria.His two books of poetry are his best-known works. This Is My Beloved was published in 1943 and has become one of the best-selling books of poetry. This volume was followed by another book of love poems, entitled Never a Greater Need, that was published in 1948.[Wikipedia]