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date: 03 June 2020

Bacon, Francis, Viscount St Albanlocked

(1561–1626)
  • Markku Peltonen

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Bacon, Francis, Viscount St Alban (1561–1626), lord chancellor, politician, and philosopher, was born on 22 January 1561 at York House in the Strand, London, the second of the two sons of Sir Nicholas Bacon (1510–1579), lord keeper, and his second wife, Anne (...

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