Thomas Arne (Composer)
Born: 12th March 1710, London, England
Died: 5th March 1778, London, England
Thomas Augustine Arne was an English composer. He is best known for his patriotic song "Rule, Britannia!" and the song "A-Hunting We Will Go". Arne was a leading British theatre composer of the 18th century, working at Drury Lane and Covent Garden.