DPL Dates on Milton

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Paradise Lost (2nd edition) is published in twelve books.
Milton's son John is born.March
The Doctrine and Discipline of Divorce is published.
John Milton is born.December 9
Milton goes into hiding but is soon arrested and imprisoned for two months.
Milton's daughter Deborah is born.May
Poems of Mr. John Milton, Both English and Latin is published (this includes 'L'Allegro' and 'Il Penseroso').
Milton writes the sonnet 'On Shakespeare' to preface Shakespeare's 2nd Folio.
Milton's mother Sara dies.
Milton marries Mary Powell. She leaves him and goes back to her family six weeks later.
Milton's daughter Anne is born.July
Of the Tenure of Kings and Magistrates is published.
John Milton dies.November 8
Milton composes the ode, 'On the Morning of Christ's Nativity.'
Comus is published.
Milton begins his extensive period of 'studious retirement' at his parents' residence. During this he reads extensively on history and politics.
Paradise Regained is published.
Milton begins Paradise Lost.
Mary Powell returns to Milton.
Milton's wife Mary Powell dies.May
EventDateTime of Year
Milton's daughter Katherine is born.October
Milton's wife Katherine Woodcock Milton dies along with their infant daughter Katherine.
Samson Agonistes is published.
Milton marries Katherine Woodcock.
Milton's daughter Mary is born.October
Milton earns his Master of the Arts (Cum Laude) from Christ's Church College, Cambridge.
'Lycidas' is published.
Milton loses his position of Secretary of Foreign Tongues to the Council of State.
Paradise Lost is published in ten books.
Milton goes totally blind.February
Milton's father John dies.
Milton marries Elizabeth Minshull.
Milton's 'studious retirement' essentially ends, as he begins his continental tour (on which he meets Galileo).Starts in May; ends over a year later in the following June.
Areopagitica is published.
Milton's son John dies.June
Milton finishes at St. Paul's.
Milton gets his Bachelor of the Arts at Christ's Church College, Cambridge.
Milton matriculates at St. Paul's School, London.
Milton begins tutoring in order to make an income (his first two students are his two nephews).
Milton is appointed Secretary of Foreign Tongues to the Council of State.

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