Celebrity Profiles - A
Place of Birth: Milston, ENG
Father: Lancelot, Rev. Addison
Mother: (not available)
Career: English essayist
Associated with Steele in writing the periodical called The Spectator. His essays were imitated, especially in foreign countries. Wrote Cato, a tragedy which had great contemporary success.
Place of Death: London, ENG
Cause of Death: (not available)
Burial: Westminster Abbey
Place of Burial: London, ENG
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Leo Markun, An International Dictionary of Authors,
Girard, Kansas: Haldeman-Julius Publications, 1927.
(last revision to this profile: 13-Mar-2007)
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