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George Bernard Shaw, 1856-1950

Nationality: Irish
Date of Birth: 1856
Place of Birth: Dublin
Date of Death: 1950
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Identity:

George Bernard Shaw was a dramatist, essayist, critic and socialist.

Life:

During the 1880s, Shaw wrote music criticism for the Pall Mall Gazette, the Star and from 1895, dramatic critic of the Saturday Review.

Bibliography:

Dictionary of National Biography, online edition (accessed September 2004).