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George Gordon Noel, sixth Baron Byron, was born on 22 January 1788 in London. His father died when he was three, with the result that he inherited his title from his great uncle in 1798.

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Byron House in Harrow Shanghai, is named after George Gordon Noel Byron, 6th Baron Byron, who attended Harrow School in London between 1801 and 1805.


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George Gordon Noel, sixth Baron Byron, was born on 22 January 1788 in London

The baby boy who was later to become the notorious"lover, lunatic and poet", Lord Byron, sixth Baron Byron, was born in1788 in lodgings in London. His mother, alone during the last months of herpregnancy because her husband was in France, had been writing pathetic lettersto lawyers asking for financial assistance, so she could buy food, a place tolive and medical care. This was ironic as she was a Scottish noblewoman,Catherine Gordon, Laird of Ghigt, a descendant of the King of Scotland.