Novelist Mary Shelley

Mary Shelley

Living place: London

Birthday: 30-8-1797

Global rank: #18317

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Who is Novelist Mary Shelley?
Author of the Gothic novel, Frankenstein, and wife of poet Percy Bysshe Shelley, whose work she fought and edited. Her less well-known works include such novels as Valperga, Perkin Warbeck, and The Last Man.
Her most famous works were created during a rainy holiday in Geneva.

Young / Before famous

She was taught by a teacher, and she also attended a boarding school for a time during her younger years. She met Percy Shelley, her future husband and literary inspiration, when she was seventeen years old and he was a married twenty-two.

Family life info

She was raised by the philosopher and author of her father, William Godwin, after his prominent feminist mother, Mary Wollstonecraft, died just ten days after giving birth to her. She married Percy Bysshe Shelley after bearing him an illegitimate child and after his first wife, Harriet, committed suicide.

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Who is Boy (girl) friend/ wife (husband)/ darling Novelist Mary Shelley?
Her husband is Percy Bysshe Shelley, a famous English romantic poet.

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When was Novelist Mary Shelley born?
Mary Shelley birthday 30-8-1797 (death).
Where is Novelist Mary Shelley's birth place, what is Zodiac/Chinese Zodiac?
Mary Shelley was born in London, of England. is a Novelist, whose Zodiac is Virgo, and who Chinese Zodiac is The Snake. Mary Shelley's global rank is 18317 and whose rank is 60 in list of famous Novelist.
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Events in 1797 and 30-8

Birthday Mary Shelley (30-8) in history

  • Day 30-8 year 30 B.C: Cleopatra VII Philopator, Queen of Egypt, has passed away by suicide.
  • Day 30-8 year 1862: The Second Battle of Bull Run took place during the Civil War.
  • Day 30-8 year 1905: Ty Cobb made his major league batting debut, playing for the Detroit Tigers.
  • Day 30-8 year 1941: The two-year siege of Leningrad during World War II began.
  • Day 30-8 year 1963: A hot line between the Kremlin and the White House went into operation to reduce the chances of an accidental war.
  • Day 30-8 year 1967: Thurgood Marshall was confirmed by the U.S. Senate to become the first African American Supreme Court justice.
  • Day 30-8 year 1999: East Timor residents voted to secede from Indonesia.
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