Andrew Lang

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Birthday
31, 1844
Birthplace
Scotland
Death Date
Jul 20, 1912 (68)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
31, 1844
Birthplace
Scotland
Death Date
Jul 20, 1912 (68)

About

Scottish poet, novelist, and literary critic who has been a collector of folktales and fairytales.

Before Fame

He took a first class in the final classical schools at Balliol College, Oxford in 1868.

Trivia

He published a volume of metrical experiments called "The Ballads and Lyrics of Old France" in 1872.

Family Life

He married Leonora Blanche Alleyne in 1875.

Associated With

Like him, Duncan Macintyre is a known poet.