Person:Philip Sidney (1)

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Philip Sidney
b.30 Nov 1554
d.17 Oct 1586
  1. Philip Sidney1554 - 1586
  2. Mary Sidney1561 - 1621
  3. Robert Sidney, 1st Earl of Leicester1563 - 1626
  1. Elizabeth Sidney
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Name Philip Sidney
Alt Name Philip Sydney
Gender Male
Birth[1] 30 Nov 1554
Death[1] 17 Oct 1586


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Sir Philip Sidney (30 November 1554 – 17 October 1586) was an English poet, courtier and soldier, who is remembered as one of the most prominent figures of the Elizabethan age. His works include Astrophel and Stella, The Defence of Poesy (also known as The Defence of Poetry or An Apology for Poetry), and The Countess of Pembroke's Arcadia.

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References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Philip Sidney, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).
  2.   SIDNEY, Philip (1554-86), in The History of Parliament.