(Oporto, Portugal, 1799 - Lisboa, Portugal, 1854)
"João Baptista da Silva Leitão de Almeida Garrett, escritor romántico portugués y político liberal y masón (Oporto, 4 de febrero de 1799 - Lisboa, 9 de diciembre de 1854)."
"João Baptista da Silva Leitão de Almeida Garrett, Viscount of Almeida Garrett (4 February 1799 - 9 December 1854) was a Portuguese poet, playwright, novelist and politician. He is considered to be the introducer of the Romantic movement in Portugal. He is regarded as one of history's greatest Romanticists and a true revolutionary and humanist."