George Gordon Byron
<div style="text-align: center;"> <span style="font-size:16px;"><b>George Gordon Byron</b></span></div>
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<div><b><span style="font-size:16px;">1.The date of birth</span></b></div><div><span style="font-size:16px;">The well-known writer, poet and aristocrat was born on January 22nd in 1788 in London. From the very childhood he suffered from physical disability.</span></div>
<div><b><span style="font-size:16px;">2.The first book</span></b></div><div><span style="font-size:16px;">When he was 18 his first book was published under a different name.</span></div>
<div><b><span style="font-size:16px;">3.The next book</span></b></div><div><span style="font-size:16px;">His next book, released in 1809, received a wide responce. The same year he started exploring Europe.</span></div>
<div><b><span style="font-size:16px;">4.The most successful poem</span></b></div><div><span style="font-size:16px;">In 1812 his most successful poem "Child Harold's Pilgrimage" was published.</span></div>
<div><b><span style="font-size:16px;">5.The marriage</span></b></div><div><span style="font-size:16px;">In 1815 he married to 11th Baroness Wentworth, who gave birth to his daughter Ada, but the couple soon divorced.</span></div>
<div><b><span style="font-size:16px;">6.The travelling</span></b></div><div><span style="font-size:16px;">In 1816 he left his native England and moved first to Geneva, then to Venice. At the same time he continued writing new verses.</span></div>
<div><span style="font-size:16px;"><b>7.The lifelong love and the creativity</b></span></div><div><span style="font-size:16px;">In 1819 he met a woman (Countess T. Guiccioli) who became his lifelong love. They often moved from one city to another. His creativity was on high level: "Cain", "The Bronze Age".</span></div>
<div><b><span style="font-size:16px;">8.The participation in the struggle for liberty in Greece</span></b></div><div><span style="font-size:16px;">In fact, even having such physical disabilities, he took part in the Greek War of Independence and was considered a national hero of Greece.</span></div>
<div><b><span style="font-size:16px;">9.The death</span></b></div><div><span style="font-size:16px;">The great poet died on April 19th in 1824. He was buried in Newstead.</span></div>
<div style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-size:16px;"><b>The spell is broke, the charm is flown!</b></span></div><div><br></div><div style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-size:16px;">The spell is broke, the charm is flown!</span></div><div style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-size:16px;">Thus is with life's fitful fever:</span></div><div style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-size:16px;">We madly smile when we should groan;</span></div><div style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-size:16px;">Delirium is our best deceiver.</span></div><div style="text-align: center;"><br></div><div style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-size:16px;">Each lucid interval of thought</span></div><div style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-size:16px;">Recalls the woes of Nature's charter;</span></div><div style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-size:16px;">And he that acts as wise men ought,</span></div><div style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-size:16px;">But lives, as saints have died, a martyr.</span></div><div style="text-align: center;"><br></div>

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