Profile of the Day: Charles Dickens

Posted December 19, 2014 by Amanda | No Comment
Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens

On December 19, 1843, Charles Dickens’s Christmas classic A Christmas Carol was first published in London. An instant success, Dickens’s novella significantly influenced the rejuvenation of the old Christmas traditions of England.

Since it’s publication, the story has never been out of print. Children all around the world grow up hearing the tale of Ebenezer Scrooge and his spiritual visitors, the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Yet to Come.

Do you remember reading A Christmas Carol while you were growing up?

Explore Charles Dickens’s family tree and discover how you’re related to the famous author!


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