Lord Byron, Percy and Mary Shelley. By elsermitchell Jan 22, 1788 Lord Byron was born Aug 4, 1792 Percy Shelley was born. Aug 30, 1797 Mary Shelley is born. Shelley is the only child of the feminist, Mary Wollstonecraft. Oct 1, 1805 Lord Byron Goes to Cambridge Jan 1, 1806 Lord Byron's first book of poetry is published. It is called Fugitive Pieces. Jan 1, 1807 Mary Shelley's first poem is published. Shelley's first poem, Mounseer Nongtongpaw, is published. Apr 10, 1810 Percy Shelley enrolls in Oxford. At university, Shelley rarely attends class and ignores his studies. Apr 25, 1811 Percy is expelled from Oxford. He is expelled from university after he publishes his paper "The Necessity of Atheism." Aug 28, 1811 Percy is married to Harriet Westbrook. Percy runs away to Scotland, with 16 year old, Harriet Westbrook. Jan 1, 1812 Byron appears before the House of Lords. There he gives his first speech as a member of Parliament. Jan 1, 1813 Percy publishs his poem Queen Mab. Queen Mab is about Shelley's political views. Mar 1, 1814 Mary Shelley meets Percy. Mary meets Percy Bysshe Shelley, who is an young poet and has an interest in her father, who works as as the owner of a press. Jul 1, 1814 Mary and Percy elope. The already married, Percy Shelly and then Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin, run away to Europe, with her sister Claire Clairmont. Feb 22, 1815 Mary gives birth to her and Percy's first daughter. The Shelley's first daughter, named Clara, is two months premature and died only a few weeks after she was born. Jan 24, 1816 The Shelley's have their second child. Mary gives birth to her and Percy's second child, William. Jun 1, 1816 Byron sails to Europe He travels to Europe to escape accusations from his ex-wife, and there he spends his time with his lover, Claire Clairmont, and her half-sister and brother-in-law, Mary and Percy Shelley. Jun 1, 1816 Mary creates the idea of her novel, Franenstien. During a summer holiday in Switzerland, accompanied by Byron and Clairmont, a game is sugguested to see who can write the best horror story. During this the idea of Mary's famous book is created. Dec 1, 1816 Percy's wife dies, and him and Mary get married. Percy's wife commits sucicide, allowing Mary and himself to get married, on the 30th of December in London. Jan 12, 1817 Clair Clairmont gives birth to her and Byron's daughter. May 14, 1817 Mary gives birth to the couple's thrid child, and writes about her elopement. Percy and Mary have their third child, Clara Everina, and then History of a Six Weeks' Tour is published. Jan 1, 1818 Frankenstien is published. Mary publishes Frankenstien anonymously, which creates major success. Sep 24, 1818 Clara Everina dies of dysentery. Dec 27, 1818 John Keats dies, and Percy writes a poem as an elegy for him. The poem Adonais is published as an elegy for Percy's late friend and fellow poet, John Keats. Jun 7, 1819 William dies from malaria. Nov 12, 1819 The Shelley's have their last child. Percy Florence is the couple's only child to survive his childhood, and live into his seventies. Jul 8, 1822 Percy Shelley Dies Shelley drowns while sailing, off the Gulf of Spezia. Feb 19, 1823 Valperga is published by Mary. Apr 9, 1824 Byron falls ill. Byron catches a fever which gets continueously worse, while docters try to use bloodletting to cure him. Apr 19, 1824 Byron Dies In Missolonghi, Greece, Byron dies at the age of 36. Feb 1, 1851 Mary Shelley dies. Mary dies from a brain tumor, in her London home.