Categories: Literature, Philosophy, Seriously Famous
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Born in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. Died Weimar.
This section lists the memorials where the subject on this page is commemorated:
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Born Saint-Malo, Brittany. Died Paris. Went to America in 1791, returned to France and then in 1793 escaped to England where he lived in extreme poverty until returning to France in 1800. He ...
Person, Literature, France
Born 76 Sloane Street, Chelsea. Second baronet. Politician and writer. As a rising member of parliament, he was regarded as a future prime minister. He fell from grace when he was cited in the divo...
Person, Literature, Politics & Administration
Author and Naturalist. Born at House of Elrig, Mochrum, Wigtownshire. During World War II he served as an instructor with the Special Operations Executive. In 1956 he toured the reed marshes of Sou...
Person, Animals, Literature, Iraq, Scotland
Translated Pepys's diary (written in one of the versions of shorthand used at the time) in 1819 - 22.