George Gordon, Lord Byron was a poet of the century who was as notorious for his scandalous affairs as for his brilliant, wildly popular verse. He was the first to be described as "mad, bad and dangerous to know", by a spurned lover.
Double Celebration on of March in Greece! Celebrating the declaration of independence from Ottoman Empire in Start of the Greek War of Independence! Painting by THEODOROS VRIZAKIS 1819 - 1878 "The Exodus of Messolonghi"