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

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