Samuel Johnson

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Samuel Johnson
Samuel Johnson by Joshua Reynolds.jpg
Samuel Johnson c. 1772,
pentit bi Sir Joshua Reynolds
Born18 September 1709 (1709-09-18)
(A.S. 7 September)
Lichfield, Staffordshire, England
Dee'd13 December 1784 (1784-12-14) (aged 75)
Lunnon, Ingland
ThriftEssayist, lexicographer, biographer, poet
LeidInglis
Alma materPembroke College, Oxford
(no degree)
SpooseElizabeth Porter (née Jervis)

Samuel Johnson (18 September 1709 [A.S. 7 September] – 13 December 1784), eften referred tae as Dr Johnson, wis an Inglis writer wha made lastin contreibutions tae Inglis leeteratur as a poet, essayist, moralist, leeterary critic, biographer, eeditor an lexicographer.