Gregory Corso was born on this day (March 26th) in 1930. He died at age 70 in 2001.
Corso was the youngest of the Beats. He met Allen Ginsberg in a lesbian bar in New York, and entered the New York Beat scene. His Gasoline & The Vestal Lady on Brattle was the eighth publication in the City Lights Poet Series.
A biography of Gregory Corso was published in Beatdom #2 and is available to read for free here.