Famous Doubters of Shakespeare

Famous Doubters in Shakespeare's Authorship Controversy

Mark Twain

Mark Twain was a famous American author, humorist, satirist, lecturer of the 19th century. Twain's real name is Samuel Langhorne Clemens, but in his work he went by Mark Twain. He is most well-known for his American novels Huckleberry Finn and The Adventures of Tom Sawyer ("Mark Twain Biography").

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Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens was a novelist in the Victorian era. He is claimed to be one of the greatest writers of the English language. Dickens composed classics such as: A Tale of Two Cities, A Christmas Carol, and Oliver Twist. Because of their greatness his novels have never gone out of print ("Charles Dickens Biography").

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Orson Welles

Welles was an American radio, theatre, and film producer. Also, Welles was a director and actor himself. He was the third person to receive the American Film Institute's Lifetime Achievement Award. He starred and directed in many of Shakespeare's most outstanding plays ("Orson Welles Biography").

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