George Gordon Byron

"George Gordon Byron" submitted by RomeTour Editorial Team and last updated on Tuesday 26th April 2011

(1788-1824) British Romantic poet, noted also for his passionate and disastrous love affairs. His major works include Childe Harold's Pilgrimage (1812-1818), and Don Juan (1819-1824). He spent much of his life abroad and died while fighting for Greek independence.

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