‘ Jonathan Swift was born on 30 November 1667 in Dublin, Ireland. His father, also named Jonathon Swift, was originally from Goodrich, Herefordshire, and his mother, Abigail Erick, was from Frisby on the Wreake, a village in Leicestershire. He had an elder sister named Jane.
Likewise, what is Jonathan Swift most famous for? Jonathan Swift was an Irish author and satirist. Best known for writing ‘Gulliver’s Travels,’ he was dean of St. Patrick’s Cathedral in Dublin.
What is social satire?
Who does swift satirize in a modest proposal?