Make me immortal with a kiss.
– Christopher Marlowe
born Canterbury, England, The United Kingdom
died: May 30, 1593
genre: Entertainment, Poetry
Christopher “Kit” Marlowe (baptised 26 February 1564 – 30 May 1593) was an English dramatist, poet and translator of the Elizabethan era. The foremost Elizabethan tragedian next to William Shakespeare, he is known for his magnificent blank verse, his overreaching protagonists, and his own mysterious and untimely death.