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12 Facts You Didn't Know About Charles Dickens

02/07/2013 07:08 am ET | Updated Dec 24, 2014
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Today is the 201st anniversary of the birth of the incomparable Charles Dickens. Yet there's a lot of facts about him that you probably didn't know -- such as that he once performed under the name Rhia Rhama Rhoos, and had a pet raven that you can now see in Philadelphia.

Here's some other remarkable facts about the man christened Charles John Huffam Dickens:

Things You Didn't Know About Charles Dickens

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