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Lorenzo Dow

Born: Oct 16, 1777

Death: Feb 2, 1834

Birthplace: Connecticut

Nationality: United States

Lorenzo Dow

Date of Birth : Oct 16, 1777
Date of Death : Feb 2, 1834
Birth Place : Connecticut

Lorenzo Dow was an eccentric itinerant American preacher, said to have preached to more people than any other preacher of his era. He was an important figure in the Second Great Awakening. He was also a successful writer. His autobiography at one time was the second best-selling book in the United States, exceeded only by the Bible.

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