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Find edgar allan poe bio, music, credits, awards, & streaming links on allmusic. Edgar allan poe creator of the modern detective story, innovative architect of the horror genre, and a poet of extraordinary musicality, edgar allan poe (1809-1849) remains one of america's most popular and influential writers. Edgar allan poe (born edgar poe january 19, 1809 - october 7, 1849) was an american author, poet, editor, and literary critic, considered part of the american romantic movement best known for his tales of mystery and the macabre, poe was one of the earliest american practitioners of the short.
Edgar allan poe was born into a theatrical family on january 19, 1809 his father, david poe, was a lawyer-turned-actor, and his mother, elizabeth arnold, was an english actress. Edgar allan poe was born on january 19, 1809, elizabeth arnold hopkins poe and david poe, jr, both actors after his father abandoned the family in 1810 and his mother died from tuberculosis the following year, poe was taken in by john allan and his family in richmond, virginia. Edgar allan poe (january 19, 1809 - october 7, 1849) was an american poet, short story writer, editor, and literary critic, considered part of the american romantic movement. Read edgar allan poe's bio and find out more about edgar allan poe's songs, albums, and chart history get recommendations for other artists you'll love.
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