11 March – William Warner, our English Homer and The wonderful deathbed words of an Elizabethan poet

| March 11, 2022

11 March – William Warner, our English Homer and The wonderful deathbed words of an Elizabethan poet

On this day in history, 11th March 1609, Tudor poet and lawyer William Warner was buried at the Church of St John the Baptist at Great Amwell in Hertfordshire. Not many people today have heard of William Warner, but he was a well-respected and well-known poet in the Tudor era and even described as “our […]