Who is Leigh Hunt?

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    And showed the names whom love of God had blessed,
    And, lo! Ben Adhem’s name led all the rest!
    Leigh Hunt (1784–1859)

    I guess a career in the police didn’t really prepare you for this, did it?
    —Bob Hunt (b. 1951)

    Thank God! none of my children have an atom of poetry in their composition!
    —Augusta Leigh (1783–1851)