DPL Dates on Milton

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

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