2. William Blake
Blake was born on November 28, 1757, at 28 Broad Street, Soho, London. He was poet, painter, and printmaker during the romantic era. He is known for having many philosophical and mystical undertones in his works. He was born in London where he spent the majority of his life, only moving away for 3 years. William Blake never received the recognition he deserved while he was living.
There is plenty to do in Soho nowadays. Golden Square is a great place to enjoy lunch and you can also do some shopping at the local shops. Kingly Court is a great place to grab a unique meal from a variety of restaurants. Soho Square is a great place to spend the afternoon as there are always interesting events going on.