Herbert George "H.G." Wells

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Herbert George Wells

Also Known As: "Bertie", "H.G. Wells"
Birthdate: (79)
Birthplace: Bromley, Kent, England, UK
Death: Died in London, England, UK
Place of Burial: He has no grave. He was cremated.
Immediate Family:

Son of Joseph Wells and Sarah Wells
Husband of Amy Catherine "Jane" Wells
Ex-husband of Isabel Mary Wells
Father of George Philip Wells; Francis Richard Wells; Anna-Jane Blanco White and Anthony West
Brother of Frances Sarah Wells; Francis Charles Wells and Frederick Joseph Wells

Managed by: Peter Trefilov
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About Herbert George "H.G." Wells

Wiki: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H._G._Wells

Herbert George "H.G." Wells (21 September 1866 – 13 August 1946) was an English author, now best known for his work in the science fiction genre. He was also a prolific writer in many other genres, including contemporary novels, history, politics and social commentary, even writing text books and rules for war games. Together with Jules Verne and Hugo Gernsback, Wells has been referred to as "The Father of Science Fiction".

Wells was an outspoken socialist and sympathetic to pacifist views, although he supported the First World War once it was under way, and his later works became increasingly political and didactic. His middle-period novels (1900–1920) were less science-fictional; they covered lower-middle class life (The History of Mr Polly) and the "New Woman" and the Suffragettes (Ann Veronica).

H. G. Wells bibliography: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H._G._Wells_bibliography

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Herbert George "H.G." Wells's Timeline

September 21, 1866
Bromley, Kent, England, UK
July 17, 1901
Age 34
Sandgate, Kent, UK
October 31, 1903
Age 37
Sandgate, Kent, UK
December 31, 1909
Age 43
Paddington, Middlesex, UK
August 4, 1914
Age 47
Hunstanton, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom
August 13, 1946
Age 79
London, England, UK
August 13, 1946
Age 79
He has no grave. He was cremated.