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By 19 June 1572
JD, poet and churchman, was born in
in the parish of
during the months leading up to this date. He was the third in a family of at least six children.
31 March 1631
JD, poet and Dean of
St Paul's Cathedral
, died of stomach cancer in London.
Birth and Background
Various Career Beginnings; Writings
Entering the Church
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