The Famous Quotes and Sayings of Irish Poet Oscar Wilde His Life and other Works Oscar Wilde was an Irish playwright, poet, short story writer, journalist who was born on October 1854 in Dublin Ireland and died in Paris at the age of 46 on.
Constance Wilde, spouse of Oscar Wilde, pictured with Cyril (one of two sons by Wilde) After Oscar Wilde's trial and imprisonment, she changed her and her sons' surname to Holland. The couple never divorced.
Oscar Wilde Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (May “ Toulouse-Lautrec had befriended Wilde in Paris and had drawn him several times. He was in London on the night before Wilde’s trial for gross indecency in May and asked to make another.