Birth Date between 1812-01-01 and 1812-12-31 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Writer | Great Expectations
Charles Dickens' father was a clerk at the Naval Pay Office, and because of this the family had to move from place to place: Plymouth, London, Chatham. It was a large family and despite hard work, his father couldn't earn enough money. In 1823 he was arrested for debt and Charles had to start ...
Writer | Obryv
Ivan Goncharov was a classic Russian writer whose novel 'Oblomov' was adapted to film by director Nikita Mikhalkov.
He was born Ivan Aleksandrovich Goncharov on June 18, 1812, in Simbirsk, Russian Empire (now Ulyanovsk, Russia). His father, a wealthy merchant, died when Goncharov was only seven, and...
5. Alfred Krupp
Alfred Krupp was born on April 26, 1812 in Essen, Grand Duchy of Berg as Alfried Felix Alwyn Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach. He died on July 14, 1887 in Essen, Germany.