Byron, Lord George Gordon, Lord (M)

b. 22 January 1788. d. 19 April 1824. Nationality: English.
Major Romantic poet. Father of mathematician and computer pioneer Ada Lovelace. Succeeded the title of sixth Baron Byron of Rochdale upon the death of his great-uncle in 1798. Travelled extensively around Europe and became friends with Percy Shelley in Geneva. Biographical information: *ODNB*. (CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 5
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Genethliaca Venetiana. Lines on John William Rizzo Hoppner, born at Venice on the Eighteenth of January 1818 1818-10 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 8264
To My Dear Mary Anne 1830 Forget-Me-Not Poet 14447
The Adieu. Written in 1808, by Lord Byron, under the impression that he would soon die 1832-07-07 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 3000
The Destruction of Sennacherib 1833-01-26 The Penny Magazine Poet 2964
On Chillon 1898-01 The Cornhill Magazine Poet 15034