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Jonathan Edwards

Christian Preacher and Philosopher Jonathan Edwards

Profession: Christian Preacher and Philosopher

United States of America

Why Famous: Widely acknowledged to be America's most important and original philosophical theologian.

Born: October 5, 1703
Birthplace: East Windsor, Connecticut Colony, USA
Star Sign: Libra

Died: March 22, 1758 (aged 54)

Married Life

  • 1727-07-28 Philosopher Jonathan Edwards (23) weds Sarah Pierpont

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