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1550 in poetry

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1550 in poetry

Nationality words link to articles with information on the nation's poetry or literature (for instance, Irish or France).


Great Britain

  • Charles Bansley, The Pride of Women
  • Robert Crowley, One and Thyrtye Epigrammes
  • John Heywood, An Hundred Epigrammes
  • William Langland (attributed), Piers Plowman, the B text
  • Sir Thomas Wyatt, Pentential Psalms
  • France

  • Joachim du Bellay, Musagnoeomachie
  • Pierre Ronsard:
  • Bocage
  • Odes, the first four books
  • Births

    Death years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article:

  • 12 April – Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford (died 1604), English courtier, playwright, poet, sportsman, patron of numerous writers, and sponsor of at least two acting companies
  • Also:
  • Baothghalach Mór Mac Aodhagáin (died 1600), Irish poet part of the Mac Aodhagáin clan
  • Kasper Miakskowski (died 1622), Polish
  • Alexander Montgomerie (died 1598), Scottish
  • Mikolaj Sep Szarzynski born about this year (died c. 1581), Polish
  • Shlomo Ephraim Luntschitz (died 1619), rabbi, poet and Torah commentator
  • Richard Rowlands (died 1640), Anglo-Dutch antiquarian and writer
  • Cristóbal de Virués (died 1614), Spanish playwright and poet
  • Deaths

    Birth years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article:

  • February – Marcantonio Flaminio (born 1498), Italian, Latin-language poet
  • June 2 – Guillaume Bigot (born 1502), French writer, doctor, humanist and poet in French and Latin
  • June 12 – Cristobal de Castillejo (born c. 1490), Spanish
  • November 7 – Jón Arason (born 1484), Icelandic Roman Catholic bishop and poet, executed
  • Also:
  • Pir Sultan Abdal (born c. 1480), Ottoman Empire
  • Nicholas Bourbon (born 1503 or 1505), French court preceptor and poet
  • Gian Giorgio Trissino (born 1478), Italian Renaissance humanist, poet, dramatist, diplomat and grammarian
  • References

    1550 in poetry Wikipedia

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