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Henry David Thoreau
  • Name: Henry David Thoreau
  • Born: 07/12/1817
  • Died: 05/06/1862 (44 years old)

Henry David Thoreau (see name pronunciation; July 12, 1817– May 6, 1862) was an American essayist, poet, and philosopher. A leading transcendentalist, he is best known for his book Walden, a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings, and his essay “Civil Disobedience” (originally published as “Resistance to Civil Government”), an argument for disobedience to an unjust state.

Birth Name: David Henry Thoreau

Alias: David Henry Thoreau

Birth Place: Concord, Massachusetts, U.S.

Death Place: Concord, Massachusetts, U.S.

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