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Brown, Thomas (Tom Brown)

Born: 1662 AD
Died: 1704 AD, at 42 years of age.

Nationality: English
Categories: Authors, Novelists, Poets, Satirists, Writers


1662 - Thomas Brown or Tom Brown was born at either Shifnal or Newport in Shropshire. He was an English translator and writer of satire, largely forgotten today save for a four-line gibe he wrote concerning Dr John Fell.

1663 - Baptismal records indicate he was christened on 1st of January.

1700 - Apart from the quatrain, are probably Amusements Serious and Comical, calculated for the Meridian of London.

1702 - Letters from the Dead to the Living, although his writings were quite prolific. Several works of the period whose author is unknown are suspected to be his.

1704 - Died on the 18th of June.


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