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Category:George Orwell

George Orwell 
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English author and journalist
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Date of birth 25 June 1903
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Eric Arthur Blair
Date of death 21 January 1950
London
Manner of death
  • natural causes (tuberculosis)
  • accident
Place of burial
Country of citizenship
  • United Kingdom (1927)
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (1927)
Educated at
Occupation
  • war correspondent
  • poet
  • essayist
  • journalist
  • novelist
  • literary critic
  • autobiographer
  • bookseller
  • screenwriter
  • writer
  • science fiction writer
Member of political party
  • POUM
Field of work
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  • English
Child
  • Richard Blair
Spouse
  • Eileen O'Shaughnessy (9 June 1936 – 29 March 1945)
  • Sonia Orwell (13 October 1949 – 21 January 1950)
Notable work
  • A Clergyman's Daughter
  • Animal Farm
  • Burmese Days
  • Coming Up for Air
  • Down and Out in Paris and London
  • Homage to Catalonia
  • Keep the Aspidistra Flying
  • Politics and the English Language
  • The Lion and the Unicorn: Socialism and the English Genius
  • The Road to Wigan Pier
  • Why I Write
  • Nineteen Eighty-Four
Award received
  • Prometheus Award - Hall of Fame
  • Prometheus Award (Nineteen Eighty-Four, 1984)
  • Hugo Award for Best Novella (Animal Farm, 1996)
Authority control
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