Orwell, George, 1903-1950

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1903-06-25
Death 1950-01-21
Britons
English

Biographical notes:

George Orwell (b. 25 June 1903, Motihari, India–d. 21 January 1950, London, England) is the pen name for British author Eric Arthur Blair. Orwell attended Eton College and he joined the Imperial police force taking a job in Burma (modern Myanmar). After returning to England, he settled in London and started writing and became a teacher. He is best known for novels 1984 and Animal Farm.

Loading...

Loading Relationships

Information

Permalink:
http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w66f6h13
Ark ID:
w66f6h13
SNAC ID:
83710954

Subjects:

not available for this record

Occupations:

  • Authors

Places:

  • Mothīhāri, 34, IN
  • London, ENG, GB