Edmund Burke

Edmund Burke

Born: January 12, 1729

Died: July 9, 1797

Nationality: Irish

Occupation: Statesman

Biography: Edmund Burke was an Irish statesman, author, orator, political theorist and philosopher who, after moving to England, served for many years in the House of Commons of Great Britain as a member of the Whig party.

Source/Notes: Letter to Frances Burney, The+arrogance+of+age+must+submit+to+be+taught+by+youth&pg=PA107#v=onepage 29 July 1782

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Source/Notes: Volume ii, page 149. - Second Speech on Conciliation with America (1775)
Source/Notes: Works of Edmund Burke in Twelve Volumes (Mobi Collected Works) (2009 edition), MobileReference - ISBN: 9781607783749

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