Edgar Allan Poe

Born Jan 19, 1809
Edgar Allan Poe was an American author, poet, editor, and literary critic, considered part of the American Romantic Movement. Best known for his tales of mystery and the macabre, Poe was one of the earliest American practitioners of the short story and is generally considered the inventor of the det...
Edgar Allan Poe

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: Edgar Allen Poe, Poe, Edgar Poe, Edgar Allan Poë, Edgar A. Poë, E.A. Poe, Edgar A. Poe, A bostonian, Edgar A. Perry, Henri Le Rennet


: 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)


: Scottish American | Scotch-Irish American


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: January 19, 1809

Place of Birth

: Boston

Date of Death

: October 7, 1849

Place of Death

: Baltimore