Edgar Allen Poe

Born: January 19,1809

Was an  american author, poet,editor.Was adopted by the Allan family.He married Virginia clemm his 13 year old cousin. January 1845 Edgar published "The Raven". His wife had died of tuberculosis two years after it was published .The industry was  hurt by the Panic of 1837. Was married to Virginia for 11 years until her early death.October 3 1849 Poe was found on the streets in distress in Baltimore. Was taken to Washington Medical college, where he died on Sunday October 7, 1849 at 5:00 in the morning.

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