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About Nikolai Gogol
Nikolai Gogol was a Russian author and dramatist regarded as the Father of Russia's Golden Age of Realism. Some of his best known works include his 1835 novel Taras Bulba and 1842 play Marriage. His famous short stories include Diary of a Madman, The Overcoat, The Portrait, The Carriage and The Tale of How Ivan Ivanovich Quarreled with Ivan Nikiforovich.
He was the son of Mariya Ivanovna Gogol-Yanovskaya and Vasyl Gogol-Yanovsky. He never got married nor had any children.
He destroyed the majority of the second part (Dead Souls 2) of his popular novel Dead Souls just nine days before his death.
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Famous quotes by Nikolai Gogol
Always think of what is useful and not what is beautiful. Beauty will come of its own accord.Nikolai Gogol
We ought to thank God for that. Yes, the man who tills the land is more worthy of respect than any.Nikolai Gogol
Nikolai Gogol's Popularity
Nikolai Gogol was a famous Russian writer, who was born on April 1, 1809. As a person born on this date, Nikolai Gogol is listed in our database as the 26th most popular celebrity for the day (April 1) and the 5th most popular for the year (1809).
People born on April 1 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aries, the Ram. Nikolai Gogol is the 715th most popular Aries.
Aside from information specific to Nikolai Gogol's birthday, Nikolai Gogol is the 40th most famous Russian.
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