George Fox

English founder of Quakers (1624–1691)

George Fox (July 1624 – 13 January 1691) was one of the people that left the Church of England. He was a founder of the Religious Society of Friends, also known as the "Quakers."

George Fox
Portrait of George Fox on stone by Thomas Fairland
Date of birthJuly 1624
Place of birthFenny Drayton, Leicestershire, England
Date of death(1691-01-13)13 January 1691 (aged 66)
Place of deathLondon, England
Known forFounder of the Religious Society of Friends

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