Alexander Pope Biography

Alexander Pope was an 18th-century English poet, best known for his satirical verse and for his translation of Homer. Famous for his use of the heroic couplet, he is the third-most frequently quoted writer in The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations, after Shakespeare and Tennyson. Source: Wikipedia

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Name:
Alexander Pope
Nationality:
England
Profession:
Writer, Poet
Religion:
Catholicism, Deism
Date of Birth:
May 21, 1688
Astrological Sign:
Gemini
Date of Death:
May 30, 1744
Age at Death:
56
Cause of Death:
Tuberculosis
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