Horace Walpole
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Horatio Walpole (1717 - 1797)

Horatio (Horace) "4th Earl of Orford" Walpole
Born in London, Englandmap
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Horace Walpole is Notable.

English art historian, man of letters, antiquarian and Whig politician. In literature he is best known as the author of the first Gothic novel, The Castle of Otranto (1764).[1]

  • Burial: St Martin's Churchyard, Houghton, Norfolk, England[2]


  1. Wikipedia:Horace Walpole
  2. "Horace Walpole", Find A Grave, 2017-11-01

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