• Born date: 1819-11-22
  • Born in: Arbury
  • Death date: 1880-12-22
  • Death in: Middlesex
George Eliot

Mary Ann Evans (22 November 1819 – 22 December 1880; alternatively "Mary Anne" or "Marian"), known by her pen name George Eliot, was an English novelist, journalist, translator and one of the leading writers of the Victorian era.