Robert Browning

Poet Robert Browning Full Name: Robert Browning


Profession: Poet
Why Famous: One of the foremost Victorian poets known for his mastery of dramatic verse, especially dramatic monologues.

Born: May 7, 1812
Birthplace: London, England
Star Sign: Taurus

Died: December 12, 1889 (aged 77)

Married Life

  • 1846-09-12 Poet and playwright Robert Browning (34) weds fellow poet Elizabeth Barrett (40) at Marylebone Church in London

Historical Events in the Life of Robert Browning

  • 1845-01-10 Poets Elizabeth Barrett & Robert Browning begin corresponding
  • 1846-09-18 Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning exchange last letters before eloping

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