Lord Byron

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Lord Byron AKA George Gordon Byron, 6th Baron Byron, later George Gordon Noel AKA le diable boiteux, French for "the limping devil";

England 1788 – 1824

Teachers:

Students:r John Edleston; Charlotte and Emily Brontë

Friends: John Galt, novelist; John FitzGibbon, 2nd Earl of Clare; John Cam Hobhouse; Francis Hodgson; Thomas Moore (the Irish singer); Nicolò Giraud; Lady Caroline Lamb; half-sister Augusta Leigh; Percy Bysshe Shelley; Shelley's future wife Mary Godwin Shelley, author of Frankenstein; Mary's stepsister, Claire Clairmont; Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Enemies: Antoine Fabre d'Olivet; William Wordsworth; Samuel Taylor Coleridge; Lord Elgin

Organizations;

Author: poetry; "She Walks in Beauty", "When We Two Parted", "So, we'll go no more a roving", The Giaour; The Bride of Abydos; The Corsair; Lara; narrative poems Childe Harold's Pilgrimage and Don Juan;

Comments: Romantic poet; when mother-in-law Judith Noel died, her will required that he change his surname to "Noel" in order for him to inherit half of her estate; "club right foot";

Resources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lord_Byron; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline_of_Lord_Byron