Biography of Maurice Francis Egan


Egan, Maurice Francis. Educator, author, diplomat. Born in Philadelphia, 1852. Graduated at LaSalle College, 1878. Notre Dame (A. M., 1878), Villanova (Ph.D., 1907). Engaged in editorial work, 1877-88. Professor of English literature, University of Notre Dame, 1888-95. Professor of English language and literature, Catholic University of America, 1895-1907. United States minister to Denmark, 1907-18. Author, editor, and translator of numerous works.