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George Orwell

25 June 1903 - 21 January 1950

George Orwell, originally born as Eric Arthur Blair, was an English novelist and journalist. His work is marked by keen intelligence and wit, a profound awareness of social injustice, an intense, revolutionary opposition to totalitarianism, a passion for clarity in language and a belief in democratic socialism. (Source.)

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March 31, 2017 Edited by Clean Up Bot add VIAF and wikidata ID
July 6, 2010 Edited by George Removed some alternate names that were just dodgy data entry. (Have fixed in the work records.)
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