Oscar Wilde
#3250 Overall Influence

Oscar Wilde

Irish writer and poet


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Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde was an Irish poet and playwright. After writing in different forms throughout the 1880s, the early 1890s saw him become one of the most popular playwrights in London. He is best remembered for his epigrams and plays, his novel The Picture of Dorian Gray, and the circumstances of his criminal conviction for gross indecency for consensual homosexual acts in "one of the first celebrity trials", imprisonment, and early death from meningitis at age 46.

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Texas Tech University
Texas Tech University

Public research university in Lubbock, Texas, United States

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Trinity College Dublin
Trinity College Dublin

Constituent college of the University of Dublin in Ireland

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