1652–1715

Introduction

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Born: 1652, Dub­lin, Ire­land.

Died: Au­gust 12, 1715, South­wark, Lon­don, Eng­land.

Buried: St. George the Mar­tyr South­wark, Lon­don, Eng­land.

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Biography

Tate gra­du­at­ed from Tri­ni­ty Col­lege in Dub­lin.

He was a dis­ting­uished play­wright, and in 1692, be­came Bri­tain’s po­et laur­e­ate.

Publications

His col­la­bo­ra­tive works with Ni­cho­las Bra­dy in­clude:

Sources

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