1577 – Born at Lindley, Leicestershire on the 8th of February.
1616 – He was appointed vicar of St. Thomas Church in Oxford.
1621 – The work, published under the pseudonym Democritus Junior.
1630 – He was also made the rector of Segrave, Leicester.
– He wrote The Anatomy of Melancholy largely to write himself out of being a lifelong sufferer from depression.
1640 – Died on the 25th of January.