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William Blackstone

Jurist William Blackstone

Profession: Jurist

Nationality:
England
English

Why Famous: He is known for writing the "Commentaries on the Laws of England".

Born: July 10, 1723
Birthplace: London, England
Star Sign: Cancer

Died: February 14, 1780 (aged 56)

Married Life

  • 1761-05-05 Jurist William Blackstone (37) weds Sarah Clitherow

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