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Samuel johnson, poet, satirist, critic, lexicographer, and dyed-in-the-wool conservative was born in lichfield, staffordshire, england, on september 18, 1709. No 208 the rambler’s reception his design march 14, 1752 time, which puts an end to all human pleasures and sorrows, has likewise concluded the labours of the rambler. The samuel johnson: poems community note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography and quizzes written by community members like you. The latest tweets from samuel johnson (@spider_sam_lego) senior designer @ the lego group, creating lego toys - - husband, father, toy collector & wrestling fan i still play with toys. Samuel johnson (born lichfield, staffordshire, england 18 september 1709 died london 13 december 1784) was a famous writer after publishing a famous dictionary, he was given a doctorate, which is why he is often called dr johnson.
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