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Karl Marx, 1818-1883

Nationality: Russian
Date of Birth: 1818.05.05
Place of Birth: Trier
Date of Death: 1883.03.14
Place of Death: London

Identity:

Karl Marx was a political economist.

Life:

Marx lived in London for 34 years from 1849. Marx's major work, Das Kapital (Capital) was written in collaboration with Friedrich Engels, who published the last two volumes after Marx's death. The first volume appeared in 1867.

Bibliography:

Encyclopedia Britannica at http://search.eb.com (accessed 2005).