Born in 1561, this English lawyer was also a statesman, essayist, historian, intellectual reformer, philosopher, and champion of modern science.
Born and raised in London, England.
Eventually appointed Lord Chancellor of England in 1618.
Sir Nicolas Bacon, father of Sir Francis Bacon, was an English politician.
Anne Cooke, wife of Sir Nicolas Bacon.
sir francis bacon in parliment:
1604 he was appointed King's Counsel
1607 he was named Solicitor General
1608 he was appointed Clerk of the Star Chamber
1613 he was appointed Attorney General
1616 he was made a member of the Privy Council
1617 he was appointed Lord Keeper of the Royal Seal
1618 he was made Lord Chancellor
philosophy created by Sir Francis Bacon which practices relying on observation and experiment in the natural sciences.
Sir Francis Bacon entered Trinity College in Cambridge when he reached age 12.
Bacon was eventually accused and proven guilty of bribery. He accepted the bribe but did not follow through with the wishes of the bribes.
He was then arrested and removed permanently from all Parliment positions.
Sir Francis Bacon died at the age of 65 years old from Pneumonia as a result of studying the affects of snow on preserving meat.