Herman Melville was an author and poet during American Renaissance period.He was born August 1,1819 was born in New York, New York. Herman wrote the novel "Moby Dick" . Moby Dick is a novel based on both Melville's years of experience aboard whale ships and the real-life disaster of the Essex whale ship, a sperm whale attacked and destroyed the ship, but didn't kill all crew members they adrift in their small whale boats.
Emily Dickinson was an American poet born in December 10,1830 in Amherst, Massachusetts. One of her best poems is "Hope" is the thing with feathers, which is about a bird reacting to hardship. She is also known for Because I could not stop for Death, which is a speaker communicating from beyond the grave, describing her journey with Death personified from life to afterlife.
Gilbert Stuart was an painter born in Saunderstown, Rhode Island Colony,British America on December 3,1755. He is known for the painting of the founding fathers, which is a painting of John Adams,Ben Franklin,Alexander Hamilton, John Jay, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, and George Washington,