As per our current Database, Horace Walpole has been died on Mar 2, 1797 (age 79).
When Horace Walpole die, Horace Walpole was 79 years old.
|Popular As||Horace Walpole|
|Age||79 years old|
|Born||September 24, 1717 (England)|
Horace Walpole’s zodiac sign is Libra. According to astrologers, People born under the sign of Libra are peaceful, fair, and they hate being alone. Partnership is very important for them, as their mirror and someone giving them the ability to be the mirror themselves. These individuals are fascinated by balance and symmetry, they are in a constant chase for justice and equality, realizing through life that the only thing that should be truly important to themselves in their own inner core of personality. This is someone ready to do nearly anything to avoid conflict, keeping the peace whenever possible
Horace Walpole was born in the Year of the Rooster. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rooster are practical, resourceful, observant, analytical, straightforward, trusting, honest, perfectionists, neat and conservative. Compatible with Ox or Snake.
Eighteenth-century art Historian, author, and Whig member of the British Parliament. He is most remembered for building Strawberry Hill, a home in Twickenham, England that revived the Gothic architectural style.
He was educated at Eton College and King's College, Cambridge.
His 1764 novel, The Castle of Otranto, is considered the first Gothic novel. It started a literary genre that would become increasingly popular in the late Eighteenth and early Nineteenth centuries.
His father, Robert Walpole, was the first Prime Minister of Great Britain.
He was friends with Horace Mann, whom he met in Italy.