Edgar Allen Poe
Born January 19, 1809 Boston
Elizabeth, Poes Mother Dies, 1811
In 1820, Returns Home
Edgar Allen Poe attends Academy of William Burke, does well in athletics
Becomes a writer
Edgar moves to New York to start writing for a newspaper
The Gold Bug
Edgar Allen Poe sells over 300,000 copies of his book and still cannot support his family
Edgar marries his 13 year old cousin Virgina Clemm.
Death to Poe, 1849
Edgar Allen Poe is found and is brought to hospital but doesn't make it. No real known cause of death.