1776 in poetry


1776 in poetry

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Events

* March — Phillis Wheatley, appeared before General George Washington for her poetry. A former slave, she was a strong supporter of independence during the American Revolution.

Works published

*Vincenzo Monti - "La visione di Ezechiello"

Births

* Lady Morgan, née Sydney Owenson
* Charles Newton (?)

Deaths

* Evan Lloyd
* George Smith

ee also

*Poetry
*List of years in poetry


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