Christopher Marlowe

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Christopher Marlowe
An anonymous portrait in Corpus Christi College, Cambridge, believed tae show Christopher Marlowe.
Born baptised 26 Februar 1564
Canterbury, Kent, Ingland
Dee'd 30 Mey 1593 (aged 29)
Deptford, Kent, Ingland
Thrift Playwricht, poet
Leid Early Modren Inglis
Naitionality Inglis
Period 1564–93
Leeterar muivement Inglis Renaissance theatre
Notable warks Hero and Leander, Edward the Second, The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus

Christopher Marlowe,[1] an aa kent as Kit Marlowe (baptised 26 Februar 1564 – 30 Mey 1593), wis an Inglis playwricht, poet an translator o the Elizabethan era.

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  1. "Christopher Marlowe was baptised as 'Marlow,' but he spelled his name 'Marley' in his one known surviving signature." David Kathman. "The Spelling and Pronunciation of Shakespeare's Name: Pronunciation."