Charles John Huffam Dickens (7 February 1812 – 9 June 1870) was an English writer and social critic. He created some of the world’s best-known fictional characters and is regarded by many as the greatest novelist of the Victorian era. His works enjoyed unprecedented popularity during his lifetime and, by the 20th century, critics and scholars had recognised him as a literary genius. His novels and short stories are still widely read today.
Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (27 January 1832 – 14 January 1898), better known by his pen name Lewis Carroll, was an English writer of children’s fiction, notably Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and its sequel Through the Looking-Glass. He was noted for his facility with word play, logic, and fantasy. The poems Jabberwocky and The Hunting of the Snark are classified in the genre of literary nonsense. He was also a mathematician, photographer, inventor and Anglican deacon.
Born 13 September 1916 – 23 November 1990
Born Cecil Louis Troughton Smith
27 August 1899
Cairo, Khedivate of Egypt.
Died 2 April 1966 (aged 66)
Fullerton, California, U.S.
Enid Mary Blyton Was Born 11 August 1897 – 28 November 1968
Helen Keller was born on June 27, 1880.
Famous American woman who, though deaf and blind, became a women’s suffragist and leftist political activist. She published twelve books and a number of articles over the course of her life and was a famous activist.
Eric Arthur Blair (25 June 1903 – 21 January 1950),
better known by his pen name George Orwell.
Walter “Walt” Whitman May 31, 1819 – March 26, 1892.