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This essayist and poet is best known for his 'Dictionery of the English Language', published in 1755
He travelled with his friend and biographer, James Boswell
His other famous work was 'The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets'
26 May, 1676
Fire of Southwark
Ten years after the devastating Great Fire of London, this blaze sweeps along the south bank of the Thames, burning 625 houses
A king that was simultaneously the VIth and the Ist monarch of his name
He followed Elizabeth I to the English throne
He was the 'VIth' monarch of his name to rule Scotland and the 'Ist' to rule England