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About Bram Stoker
He was an Irish author who was born Abraham Stoker. He is prominently known for his 1897 novel, "Dracula". During Stoker’s lifetime, he was noted for serving as a personal assistant to the legendary English stage actor, Sir Henry Irving. In addition to that, he served as he served as the business manager of Irving‘s 2,100-seat West End theatre, the 'Lyceum Theatre'.
Some of the novels which he wrote include; "The Lady of the Shroud" (1909), "The Lair of the White Worm" (1911) and more.
He was born to father, Abraham Stoker and mother, Mathilda Blake Thornley. He got married to Florence Balcombe in 1858 and they both stayed married for about 34 years, until his death in 1937. He had siblings namely Thomas, Matilda, Richard, Bram, Margaret and Irish medical writer, surgeon and anatomist, Sir Thornley Stoker. He had a son named Noel Thornley Stoker.
Google honored him in 2012 with a "Google Doodle" on Google's homepage to commemorate the anniversary of his 165th birthday.
An annual festival holds at his place of birth, Dublin, in honor of his literary achievements.
The 'Bram Stoker Award' is an annual recognition for "superior achievement" in dark fantasy and horror writing, which is always presented by the Horror Writers Association (HWA).
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Famous quotes by Bram Stoker
How blessed are some people, whose lives have no fears, no dreads to whom sleep is a blessing that comes nightly, and brings nothing but sweet dreams.Bram Stoker
No man knows till he has suffered from the night how sweet and dear to his heart and eye the morning can be.Bram Stoker
There are such beings as vampires, some of us have evidence that they exist. Even had we not the proof of our own unhappy experience, the teachings and the records of the past give proof enough for sane peoples.Bram Stoker
Bram Stoker's Popularity
Bram Stoker was a famous Irish author, who was born on November 8, 1847. As a person born on this date, Bram Stoker is listed in our database as the 47th most popular celebrity for the day (November 8) and the 7th most popular for the year (1847).
People born on November 8 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. Bram Stoker is the 987th most popular Scorpio.
Aside from information specific to Bram Stoker's birthday, Bram Stoker is the 118th most famous Irish.
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