Thomas more biography journalist, lawyer, philosopher, saint (1478–1535) thomas more is known for his 1516 book utopia and for his untimely death in 1535, after refusing to acknowledge king henry viii as head of the church of england.
Thomas alva edison was born february 11, 1847 in milan, ohio (pronounced my-lan) in 1854, when he was seven, the family moved to michigan, where edison spent the rest of his childhood al, as he was called as a boy, went to school only a short time. Thomas more, in full sir thomas more, also called saint thomas more, (born february 7, 1478, london, england—died july 6, 1535, london canonized may 19, 1935 feast day june 22), english humanist and statesman, chancellor of england (1529–32), who was beheaded for refusing to accept king henry viii as head of the church of england. Thomas jefferson, a brief biography (born april 13, 1743, at shadwell, virginia died july 4, 1826, monticello) thomas jefferson wrote his own epitaph and designed the obelisk grave marker that was to bear three of his accomplishments and “not a word more:.
More than a million copies of the last rose of summer were sold in the united state alone (3) thomas moore's work popularized irish music throughout the world (3) thomas moore's work popularized irish music throughout the world. Short biography of thomas more thomas more was born 1478, in milk street, london and was the eldest son of a lawyer sir john more after contemplating become a monk in the carthusian order, thomas more followed in the footsteps of his father and trained to be a lawyer at oxford university.
Thomas' education began at a prominent london school, st anthony's in 1490 thomas entered the household of archbishop john morton, henry vii's closest adviser his mother and father's connections made this possible service to morton brought experience of the world. Biography of sir thomas more, advisor to king henry viii, tudor renaissance english author of 'utopia', catholic martyr and saint. Thomas more was born in london on february 6, 1478, to john and agnes more, whose families were connected with the city's legal community his father, john more, was the butler at the lawyer's club, lincoln's inn, as his father was before him john very much wanted to be a lawyer himself that.
Thomas more was born in milk street, london on february 7, 1478, son of sir john more, a prominent judge he was educated at st anthony's school in london as a youth he served as a page in the household of archbishop morton , who anticipated more would become a marvellous man. Thomas moore was the son of a shoemaker, born in dublin may 28, 1779 he was a poet, satirist, composer and musican of note his ten volume work irish melodies (1807-34) consisted of 130 poems set to music composed by moore and sir john stevenson.
Today we know sir thomas more primarily as the author of utopia, and as one of the more famous martyrs of henry viii’s reign the popular image is of a man – principled, steadfast, courageous – who placed his own conscience above his king’s demands yet if you were to ask more’s. They had three children -- marion, thomas, jr, and william wanting a quieter spot to do more inventing, edison moved from newark to menlo park, new jersey, in 1876 there he built his most famous laboratory.
Today we know sir thomas more primarily as the author of utopia, and as one of the more famous martyrs of henry viii’s reign the popular image is of a man – principled, steadfast, courageous – who placed his own conscience above his king’s demands.