Who is William Congreve?

  • (noun): English playwright remembered for his comedies (1670-1729).

William Congreve

William Congreve (24 January 1670 – 19 January 1729) was an English playwright and poet.

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... William Congreve (1670–1729) was an English playwright and poet ... William Congreve may also refer to Sir William Congreve, 1st Baronet (died 1814), father of the inventor Sir William Congreve, 2nd Baronet (1772–1828), inventor William Congreve (died 1843), Lord of the Manor ...

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    I nauseate walking; ‘tis a country diversion; I loathe the country.
    —William Congreve (1670–1729)