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Washington Irving 0

Washington Irving

Associated Locations: New York City, New York Associated Dates: April 3, 1783 – Born Washington Irving is one of the eminent spirits who appeared to President Wilford Woodruff in the St. George Temple on August...

Oliver Goldsmith 1

Oliver Goldsmith

Associated Locations:  (disputed) Either Ballymahon, County Longford, Ireland or Elphin, County Roscommon, Ireland Associated Dates: November 10, 1730 – Born 1766 – The Vicar of Wakefield, Published Oliver Goldsmith is one of the eminent spirits who...

Sir Edward Gibbon 1

Sir Edward Gibbon

Sir Edward Gibbon Born 27 April 1737 Putney, England, Great Britain Died 16 January 1794 (aged 56) London, England, Great Britain       Associated Locations: Putney, Surrey, England Associated Dates: May 8, 1737 –...

Sir Walter Scott 0

Sir Walter Scott

Sir Walter Scott is one of the eminent spirits who appeared to President Wilford Woodruff in the St. George Temple on August 21, 1877. This interesting story is detailed in the Eminent Spirits Appear...

Edward G. Lytton-Bulwer 0

Edward G. Lytton-Bulwer

Associated Locations: London, England Associated Dates: May 25, 1803 – Born Edward G. Lytton-Bulwer is one of the eminent spirits who appeared to President Wilford Woodruff in the St. George Temple (Latter-day Saint, LDS) on August 21, 1877. This interesting...

Thomas Babington Macaulay 0

Thomas Babington Macaulay

Associated Locations: Leicestershire, England Associated Dates: October 25, 1800 – Born Thomas Babington Macaulay is one of the eminent spirits who appeared to President Wilford Woodruff in the St. George Temple on August 21, 1877. This...

G. A. Henty 0

G. A. Henty

G. A. Henty (8 December 1832 – 16 November 1902) was a historical fiction author and a special correspondant. Historical Fiction Novels “Henty’s boys’ stories always revolved around a boy or young man in...

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe 0

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Associated Locations: Free Imperial City of Frankfurt, Holy Roman Empire – Birthplace Associated Dates: August 28, 1749 – Born Johann Wolfgang von Goethe is one of the eminent spirits who appeared to President Wilford Woodruff in...

William Makepeace Thackeray 2

William Makepeace Thackeray

Associated Locations: Calcutta, India – Birthplace Associated Dates: 18 July 1811 – Born William Makepeace Thackeray is one of the eminent spirits who appeared to President Wilford Woodruff in the St. George Temple on August...