As per our current Database, Edgar Allan Poe has been died on Oct 7, 1849 (age 40).
When Edgar Allan Poe die, Edgar Allan Poe was 40 years old.
|Popular As||Edgar Allan Poe|
|Age||40 years old|
|Born||January 19, 1809 (Boston, MA)|
Edgar Allan Poe’s zodiac sign is Capricorn. According to astrologers, Capricorn is a sign that represents time and responsibility, and its representatives are traditional and often very serious by nature. These individuals possess an inner state of independence that enables significant progress both in their personal and professional lives. They are masters of self-control and have the ability to lead the way, make solid and realistic plans, and manage many people who work for them at any time. They will learn from their mistakes and get to the top based solely on their experience and expertise.
Edgar Allan Poe was born in the Year of the Snake. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Snake are seductive, gregarious, introverted, generous, charming, good with money, analytical, insecure, jealous, slightly dangerous, smart, they rely on gut feelings, are hard-working and intelligent. Compatible with Rooster or Ox.
An American literary icon known for his macabre tales and poems, he is most famous for "The Black Cat," "The Cask of Amontillado," "The Tell-Tale Heart," and other works of Gothic fiction. His timeless poems include "Lenore," "The Raven," and "Annabel Lee."
After his mother died of tuberculosis in 1811, Poe was informally adopted by a wealthy Scottish merchant named John Allan.
He was intensely interested in both cryptology and cosmology.
The son of stage actors, he was named after a character in william Shakespeare's famous tragedy King Lear. He had a younger sister named Rosalie and an older brother named william. From 1835 until 1847, he was married to Virginia Eliza Clemm Poe.
Gaston Leroux followed in Poe's footsteps, making huge contributions to the French detective fiction genre.