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John Newton (1725–1807)

Newton, John. An English religious and historical writer, best remembered as Cowper’s friend; born in London, 1725; died in 1807. He published ‘Review of Ecclesiastical History’ (1770), ‘Cardiphonia,’ and various hymns.