Thursday, 6 February 2014

Charles Dickens' Birthday

Tomorrow, February 7th, would have been Charles Dickens' 202nd birthday!  He was born in 1812 in Portsmouth, England. Over the course of his writing career, he wrote the beloved classic novels Oliver Twist, A Christmas Carol, Nicholas Nickleby, David Copperfield, A Tale of Two Cities and Great Expectations. On June 9, 1870, Dickens died of a stroke in Kent, England, leaving his final novel, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, unfinished.  

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Biography of Charles Dickens

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