John Keats' Birth
October 31 1795
Keats wrote his first extant poem "An Imitation of Spenser"
Began studying at Guy's Hospital
Keats' first sonnet published in "The Examiner"
The publication of the first volume of Keats' poetry
When Keats began writing his more mature works
1818 - 1819
Keats began a walking tour of Scotland, Ireland, and the Lake District
Keats composed five of his six famous odes
April 1819 - May 1819
Keats showed symptoms of tuberculosis
John Keats' Death
February 23 1821