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Samuel Johnson (18 September 1709 [OS 7 September] – 13 December 1784), often referred to as Dr. Johnson, was an English writer who made lasting contributions to English literature as a poet, essayist, moralist, literary critic, biographer, editor and lexicographer. Johnson was a devout Anglican and committed Tory, ...

www.britannica.com/biography/Samuel-Johnson

Sep 18, 2017 ... Samuel Johnson, byname Dr. Johnson (born September 18, 1709, Lichfield, Staffordshire, England—died December 13, 1784, London), English critic, biographer, essayist, poet, and lexicographer, regarded as one of the greatest figures of 18th-century life and letters. Johnson once characterized literary ...

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Apr 1, 2014 ... The ever witty Samuel Johnson was an essayist, biographer and cultural critic who was a prominent figure in 18th century England. Learn more about his life and career at Biography.com.

faculty.rpi.edu/node/34752

Dr. Johnson Samuel has been serving as a faculty in the mechanical, aerospace and nuclear engineering department of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), since the Spring of 2011. As director of the Nano/Micro-scale Manufacturing and Material Design Lab (NanoM3 Design Lab) at Rensselaer, he leads research and ...

www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/books/news/samuel-johnson-quotes-google-doodle-witticisms-dictionary-james-boswell-dr-words-a7952381.html

Sep 18, 2017 ... Today's Google Doodle marks what would have been the 308th birthday of Dr Samuel Johnson (1709-1784), a giant of English literature in every sense.

www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/books/news/samuel-johnson-google-doodle-who-was-he-dictionary-james-boswell-writer-publisher-wit-a7952616.html

Sep 18, 2017 ... Today's Google Doodle pays tribute to Dr Samuel Johnson (1709-1784), English wit and author of the Dictionary of the English Language, on the 308th anniversary of his birth.

www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/0/samuel-johnson-father-modern-dictionary-funniest-entries

Sep 18, 2017 ... Samuel Johnson, who wrote the English language's most comprehensive dictionary in the 1750s, has been honoured by a Google Doodle on what would have been his 308th birthday.

www.johnsonsamuel.com

I, Johnson Samuel, am currently working as an Associate Professor in the Mechanical, Aerospace and Nuclear Engineering department at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), USA, where I spear-head research and education activities in the areas of advanced manufacturing and material design. My research interests lie ...

www.neh.gov/humanities/2009/septemberoctober/feature/what-samuel-johnson-really-did

If someone's birthday is worth celebrating three hundred years after the fact, inevitably partygoers will spread their praise pretty thick, as praise for Johnson has been spread since James Boswell's Life of Samuel Johnson was published in 1791. As a result, legend has sometimes obscured the truth. Among other aspects of ...