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Irish poet, lyricist, and singer who became famous for his lyrics to the popular song “The Last Rose of Summer.” He is also known for “The Minstrel Boy” and numerous other works.
The son of a Dublin grocer, he studied law in London.
His poems were set to music by Benjamin Britten, Robert Schumann, and other prominent composers.
How did Thomas Moore die?
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|Age of death||72 years|
|Birthday||May 28, 1779|
|Death date||February 25, 1852|
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"Though an angel should write, still 'tis devils must print."Thomas Moore
"Oh! blame not the bard."Thomas Moore
"Came but for friendship, and took away love."Thomas Moore
"The heart that has truly loved never forgets, But as truly loves on to the close."Thomas Moore
"Disguise our bondage as we will, 'Tis woman, woman, rules us still."Thomas Moore