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Alsop, Richard

Born: 1761 AD
Died: 1815 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Authors, Satirists

1761 – Richard Alsop was born in Middletown, Connecticut on the 23rd of January.

1791 – He wrote "The Echo" which is a Federalist verse satire.

1799 – He wrote a popular verse satire that gains a great deal of attention for its Federalist attack on Thomas Jefferson entitled The Political Greenhouse.

1800 – He wrote "A Poem, Sacred to the Memory of George Washington", dedicated to Martha Washington.

1815 – He died in Flatbush, Long Island on the 20th of August.