Jonathan Swift: Poems

Legacy

John Ruskin named him as one of the three people in history who were the most influential for him.[29]

George Orwell named him as one of the writers he most admired, despite disagreeing with him on almost every moral and political issue.[30]

Swift crater, a crater on Mars's moon Deimos, is named after Jonathan Swift, who predicted the existence of the moons of Mars.[31]


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