Charles Dickens

Most Influential Person Across History

English writer and social critic

Charles Dickens's Academic­ Rankings

Charles Dickens
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Why Is Charles Dickens Influential?

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According to Wikipedia, Charles John Huffam Dickens was an English novelist and social critic who 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 widely read today.

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What Are Charles Dickens's Academic Contributions?

Charles Dickens has made the following academic contributions: