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Wycherley, William

Born: 1640 AD
Died: 1716 AD
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1640 – Born at Clive, near Shrewsbury

 

1671 – made his first play Love in a Wood

 

1672 – another play Gentleman Dancing-Master

 

1675 – came up with a masterpiece called The Country Wife

 

1676 – The Plain Dealer

 

1679 – around this year, he married the Countess of Drogheda

 

1716 – married for the second time

– the incisive satirist during the Reformation died