Born On This Day ~ January 22 ~ Lord George Gordon Byron

george_gordon_byronBorn: January 22, 1788 (Dover, United Kingdom)
Died: April 19, 1824 (Missolonghi, Greece)

Famous For/Known For:
British poet

A Little About George Gordon Byron:
Born to a schizophrenic mother and a father who abandoned him.

The title of Lord was passed down to him by his uncle, William Byron, at the age of 10. Continue reading