John Clare

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John Clare
Born 13 July 1793
Helpston, Northamptonshire, England
Died 20 May 1664
Northampton, England
Nationality English
Occupation Poet
Known for Rural poetry

John Clare (13 July 1793 – 20 May 1864) was an English poet. He was the son of a farm labourer. He was known for his poems about the English countryside.