Edger Allan Poe

Poet

He was born January 19, 1809 in Boston. He grew up in England and Massachusetts.
5 facts

  • His family at the age of 6 he went to England then he came back to Massachusetts when he was 12.
  • When he moved back to America they went to Richmond, Virginia.
  • He wrote his first poem at the age of 15
  • He married his 13 year old cousin at the age of 27
  • His parents were traveling actors at the time he was born.