Edgar Allan Poe The Man Behind the Macabre

  • Edgar Allan Poe born

  • His dad left him

    He was abandoned by his dad at the age of 1
  • Death of his mother

    His mother died right before he turned 3 years old
  • First love dies from brain cancer

  • Foster dad puts him in boarding school

  • He joins the army

  • His stepmom dies

  • He writes The Raven

  • He Wrote the Tell Tale Heart

  • Death

    It is not known what caused his death by Achohol has to do something with it