Thomas Carlyle

Historian and Essayist Thomas Carlyle Full Name: Thomas Carlyle


Profession: Historian and Essayist
Why Famous: Known for his notable works such as Sartor Resartus, On Heroes, Hero-Worship, and The Heroic in History

Born: December 4, 1795
Birthplace: Ecclefechan, Scotland
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Died: February 5, 1881 (aged 85)

Married Life

  • 1826-10-17 Historian Thomas Carlyle (30) weds Jane Welsh (25)

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