17th Century Poets
VoltaireVoltaire

21 November 1694

French

John MiltonJohn Milton

09 December 1608

British

Jonathan SwiftJonathan Swift

30 November 1667

Irish

Alexander PopeAlexander Pope

21 May 1688

British

John DrydenJohn Dryden

09 August 1631

British

Joseph AddisonJoseph Addison

01 May 1672

British

Aphra BehnAphra Behn

10 July 1640

British

Anne BradstreetAnne Bradstreet

20 March 1612

British

Andrew MarvellAndrew Marvell

31 March 1621

British

John GayJohn Gay

30 June 1685

British

Angelus SilesiusAngelus Silesius

25 December 1624

German

Edward YoungEdward Young

03 July 1683

British

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BashoBasho

1644 AD

Japanese

James VI and IJames VI and I

19 June 1566

Juana Inés de la CruzJuana Inés de la Cruz

12 November 1651

Mexican

Charles PerraultCharles Perrault

12 January 1628

French

Francesco RediFrancesco Redi

18 February 1626

Italian

Samarth RamdasSamarth Ramdas

1608 AD

Indian

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Jean de La FontaineJean de La Fontaine

08 July 1621

French

John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of RochesterJohn Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester

01 April 1647

Lady Mary Wortley MontaguLady Mary Wortley Montagu

15 May 1689

William CongreveWilliam Congreve

24 January 1670

British

James Graham, 1st Marquess of MontroseJames Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose

25 October 1612

Scottish

Rahman BabaRahman Baba

1632 AD

Pakistani

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Henry VaughanHenry Vaughan

17 April 1621

Welsh

Colley CibberColley Cibber

06 November 1671

Mary AstellMary Astell

12 November 1666

British

Joost van den VondelJoost van den Vondel

17 November 1587

Dutch

Bernard Le Bovier de FontenelleBernard Le Bovier de Fontenelle

11 February 1657

French

Aaron HillAaron Hill

10 February 1685

British

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Samuel ButlerSamuel Butler

03 February 1612

British

Robert SouthRobert South

04 September 1634

British

Alexander BromeAlexander Brome

1620 AD

British

Thomas TraheyronThomas Traheyron

1636 AD

British