- Name: Philip Sidney
- Born: 11/30/1554
- Died: 10/17/1586 (31 years old)
Sir Philip Sidney (30 November 1554 – 17 October 1586) was an English poet, courtier, scholar and soldier who is remembered as one of the most prominent figures of the Elizabethan age. His works include Astrophel and Stella, The Defence of Poesy (also known as The Defence of Poetry or An Apology for Poetry) and The Countess of Pembroke’s Arcadia.
Birth Place: Penshurst, Kent, England
Death Place: Zutphen, Netherlands
Philip Sidney quotes :
The ingredients of health and long life, are great temperance, open air, easy labor, and little care.Philip Sidney