DPL Dates on Milton

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

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