Dylan Thomas Quiz

"Do not go gentle into that good night"--and true to his word, Dylan Thomas certainly didn't! How much do you know about the wild Welsh poet? Take the Dylan Thomas quiz from eNotes to find out. Contains ten questions about the fascinating life of this notorious writer.

  1. True or False: Thomas was fired from his lecturing gig in the United States because of his drunken escapades

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  2. True or False: Thomas served in World War II

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  3. Which celebrity did Thomas most want to meet in America?

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  4. Aside from his nurse, who was the only other person to attend Thomas's funeral?

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  5. Prior to his death, how many whiskeys did Thomas tell his mistress he had consumed?

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  6. Thomas declared that geniuses walk a fine line between "insanity and __________."

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  7. What was the name of Thomas's favorite pub in the United States?

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  8. Which famous actress allowed Thomas to touch her breasts?

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  9. Truman Capote described Thomas as a destructive, "over-grown __________."

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  10. Where did Thomas meet his wife?

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