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Thomas Paine (Thetford, England, 29 January 1737 - 8 June 1809, New York City, USA) was a pamphleteer, revolutionary, radical intellectual, and deist. Born in Great Britain, he lived in America, having migrated to the American colonies just in time to take part in the American Revolution, mainly as the author of the powerful, widely-read pamphlet, Common Sense (1776), advocating independence for the American Colonies from the Kingdom of Great Britain.

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Oil painting by Auguste Milli?®re (1880), painted after an engraving by William Sharp, after a portrait by George Romney (1792). 16 by 12 inches (406 by 305 mm). National Portrait Gallery, London.
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Statue of Thomas Paine in Norfollk, England
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Oil painting by Auguste Millière (1880), painted after an engraving by William Sharp, after a portrait by George Romney (1792). 16 by 12 inches (406 by 305 mm). National Portrait Gallery, London.
Thomas Paine
Thomas Paine