Born: Jul 25, 1688 AD
Died: 1730 AD, at 42 years of age.
1688 - Born on the 25th July in Spofforth North Yorkshire, England.
1711 - He became a minor fellow of his college in Trinity Collage, Cambridge, England.
1712 - He was admitted to a full fellowship.
1718 - He became a Poet Laureate.
1730 - He died on the 27th of September.
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