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Edgar Allan Poe was born in Boston, MS
Poe enrolled at the University of Virginia
Poe enlisted in the US Army under the false name Edgar A. Perry
President Andrew Jackson took the oath of office for the second time
Edgar's mother, Elizabeth Arnold Hopkins died of tuberculosis
Edgar Allan Poe started living with his foster parents, John and Francis Allan
Edgar Allan Poe published his first book, "Tamerlane and Other Poems"
Poe's foster dad, John Allan past away
Edgar Allan Poe got an editors job for the Southern Literary Messenger
Poe married his 13 year old cousin when he was 26
Slavery was abolished in the British Empire
Poe reunited with Sarah Elmira Royster Shelton, his adolescent sweetheart, and later got engaged to marry her
Edgar Allan Poe died in Baltimore, MA
The Baltimore Ravens are named after Edgar Allan Poe, "The Raven"
Poe writes the "The Raven"
The California Gold rush begins
Poe published "The Fall of the House of Usher
Poe publishes "The Murders in the Rue Morgue"
Florida becomes the 27th US state
Thomas Jefferson and John Adams die on the same day
Underground Railroad, a secret system for helping fugitive slaves reach safety, is organized
France's Alexis de Tocqueville publishes "Democracy in America", a noted study of U.S. political and social institutions
Oliver Wendell Holmes publishes "Old Ironsides"
Ralph Waldo Emerson publishes his first collection, Essays, including "Self Reliance" and "The Oliver-Soul"
The Baltimore Ravens football team were officially named after Edgar Allan Poe most famous writing, "The Raven"
Published "Hop Frog"
Published "Black Cat"
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