Clement C Moore

Clement C Moore

Clement Clarke Moore was an American writer and educator who lived from 1779 to 1863. His poem An Account of a Visit from St. was written in response to a visit from St. The Night Before holiday was initially published anonymously in 1823 and has since become a Christmas classic. The narrative was created for his six children as a Christmas present. Moore died in his summer home in Newport, Rhode Island, where he had lived for most of his life.