Died on 9 June 1870, aged 58, Charles Dickens, greatest of all Victorian novelists, who gave us classics such as Oliver Twist, David Copperfield, Great Expectations.

Charles John Huffam Dickens (7 February 1812 – 9 June 1870) was an English writer and social critic. He created some of the world’s most memorable fictional characters and is generally regarded as the greatest novelist of the Victorian period. During his life, his works enjoyed unprecedented fame, and by the twentieth century his literary genius was broadly acknowledged by critics and scholars. His novels and short stories continue to be widely popular.

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