The Election of 1800
Edgar Allan Poe is born
1809 January 19
The War of 1812
1812 June 18
Poe goes to school in England
Edgar returns to the United States and continues schooling.
Poe attends William Burke and succeeds in atheletics.
John Quincy Adams becomes president of the United States.
Poe submits a few stories to a magazines but they are rejected.
The Spanish Inquisition ends.
Poe marries his cousin, Virginia, she is 13.
Poe wins a hundred-dollar prize for ¨The Gold Bug¨
Poe´s wife, Virginia, dies from tuberculosis.
At 40 years old, Edgar Allan Poe dies
California becomes the 31st state.