Aliases: Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde
Born: 16 October 1854 Dublin
Died: 30 November 1900 Paris
Oscar Wilde was an Irish playwright, poet and author of numerous short stories and one novel. Known for his biting wit, he became one of the most successful playwrights of the late Victorian era in London, and one of the greatest celebrities of his day. Several of his plays continue to be widely performed, especially The Importance of Being Earnest.
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