Drummond of Hawthornden

Drummond of Hawthornden
biographical name William 1585-1649 Scottish poet

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  • William Drummond of Hawthornden — This article is about the Scottish poet William Drummond. For other individuals with the same name, see William Drummond (disambiguation). William Drummond of Hawthornden William Drummond (13 December 1585 – 4 December 1649), called of… …   Wikipedia

  • William Drummond of Hawthornden — (* 13. Dezember 1585 in Hawthornden Castle, Midlothian; † 4. Dezember 1649) war ein schottischer Dichter. Seine Gedichte zeigen keine schottischen Einflüsse, sondern sind von englischen und italienischen Dichtern beeinflusst. Beson …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Drummond, William, of Hawthornden — (1585 1649)    He was born at Castle Hawthornden near Edinburgh, the son of a wealthy landowner. From 1500 he was gentleman usher to King James VI. Educated at the Edinburgh High School, he graduated from Edinburgh University in 1605 and then… …   British and Irish poets

  • Robert Drummond of Carnock — Sir Robert Drummond of Carnock (died 1592) was Master of Work to the Crown of Scotland from 1579 to 1583. This was the responsibility for building and repair of palaces and castles. His appointment was made to be as Sir James Hamilton of Finnart… …   Wikipedia

  • William Drummond d'Hawthornden — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Drummond (homonymie). William Drummond of Hawthornden William Drummond (13 décembre 1585, Hawthornden …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Drummond (surname) — Drummond is a Scottish surname and clan name, and may refer to: People Andre Drummond (born 1993), American basketball player Bill Drummond, Scottish musician, member of the British music duo The KLF Brian Drummond, Canadian voice actor Carlos… …   Wikipedia

  • Drummond — ist der Familienname folgender Personen Alice Drummond (* 1928), US amerikanische Schauspielerin Annabella Drummond ( 1350–1401), schottische Königin 1390 bis 1401 Billy Drummond (* 1959), US amerikanischer Jazz Schlagzeuger Carlos Drummond de… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hawthornden Castle — Infobox Military Structure name=Hawthornden Castle partof= location=Midlothian, Scotland coordinates= caption= type= code= built=15th 17th century builder=Douglas family Sir William Drummond of Hawthornden materials=Pink sandstone rubble with… …   Wikipedia

  • Drummond — I Drummond   [ drʌmənd], altes schottisches Geschlecht, das 1605 den Titel eines Earl of Perth erhielt. Zu seinen bedeutenden Vertretern gehört der britische Diplomat Sir James Eric Drummond (Perth).   II Drummond   [ drʌmənd], William, genannt W …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Hawthornden Prize — The Hawthornden Prize is a British literary award. It was established in 1919 by Alice Warrender, a contemporary patron of the letters, and named after William Drummond of Hawthornden. Along with the James Tait Black Award, which was established… …   Wikipedia

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