Charles Kingsley

Novelist, Author

1819 – 1875

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Who was Charles Kingsley?

Charles Kingsley was a priest of the Church of England, a university professor, historian and novelist. He is particularly associated with the West Country and northeast Hampshire. He was a friend and correspondent with Charles Darwin.

Famous Quotes:

  • We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us really happy is something to be enthusiastic about.

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Born
Jun 12, 1819
Holne
Parents
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Children
Religion
  • Anglicanism
Nationality
  • United Kingdom
Profession
Education
  • King's College London
  • Magdalene College, Cambridge
  • University of Cambridge
Employment
  • Regius Professor of Modern History, University of Cambridge
    (1860 - )
Died
Jan 23, 1875
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on July 23, 2013

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