1619 in poetry
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|List of years in poetry (table)|
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In literature: 1616 1617 1618 -1619- 1620 1621 1622
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- April – English poet Ben Jonson visits Scottish poet William Drummond of Hawthornden.
- c. October – Following the death of Samuel Daniel, Ben Jonson becomes Poet Laureate of the Kingdom of England (on Johnson's death in 1637 he is succeeded by William Davenant).
- Martin Opitz becomes the leader of the school of young poets in Heidelberg.
- Richard Braithwaite, writing under the pen name "Musophilus", A New Spring Shadowed in Sundry Pithie Poems
- Sir John Davies, Nosce Teipsum (see also Nosce Teipsum 1599, 1622)
- Michael Drayton, Idea
- Henry Hutton, Follie's Anatomie; or, Satyres and Satiricall Epigrams
- George Wither, Fidelia
Death years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article:
- March 6 – Cyrano de Bergerac (died 1655), French soldier and poet
- Moses Belmonte (died 1647), poet and translator
- Anders Bording (died 1677), Danish poet and journalist
- Bedřich Bridel (died 1680), Czech baroque writer, poet, and missionary
- William Chamberlayne (died 1703), English poet and playwright
- Morgan Llwyd (died 1659), Welsh Puritan preacher, poet and prose writer
- Shalom Shabazi (died 1720), Jewish poet of Yemen
Birth years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article:
- October 14 – Samuel Daniel (born 1562), English Poet Laureate and historian
- Frei Agostinho da Cruz (born 1540), brother of Diogo Bernardes, Portuguese
- Shlomo Ephraim Luntschitz (born 1550), rabbi, poet and Torah commentator
- Ginés Pérez de Hita probable death in 1619 (born 1544), Spanish novelist and poet
- Cox, Michael, editor, The Concise Oxford Chronology of English Literature, Oxford University Press, 2004, ISBN 0-19-860634-6
- Lucie-Smith, Edward, Penguin Book of Elizabethan Verse, 1965, Harmondsworth, Middlesex, United Kingdom: Penguin Books
- Preminger, Alex and T. V. F. Brogan, et al., The New Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics, 1993. New York: MJF Books/Fine Communications