"All the world's a stage, and all the men and women
merely players: they have their exits and their entrances; and
one man in his time plays many parts..."
Printed bibles in English in defiance of Catholic Rome and
smuggled them into the country. Arrested, charged with heresy,
and burnt at the stake.
Introduced schooling for children. Sundays only, because children
were working in the factories during the week.
Dr Johnson, writer and poet, led an impoverished life while
compiling his definitive 'A Dictionary of the English
Naval officer who accurately charted the entire coast of New
Zealand and the east coast of Australia.