Washington Irving

American author, essayist, biographer, historian, and diplomat, best known for his short stories "Rip Van Winkle" (1819), and "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" (1820)

Born: 3 April 1783 in New York City, New York
Died: 28 November 1859 in Sunnyside, Tarrytown, New York

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