Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe

(1809 – 1849)

An American Author and Poet, Best known for tales of Mystery and Macabre…..He is also credited with contributing to the emerging genre of his time, science fiction. No one is really sure how he died.

Some of his “Tales”:

The Raven

The Black Cat

The Tell-Tale Heart

The Masque of the Red Death

The Premature Burial

These are just a few….. Many of his works have been made into films.

He is buried in Westminster Burial Ground, Baltimore MD.