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A government that robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul.

George Bernard Shaw

George Bernard Shaw

George Bernard Shaw

George Bernard Shaw , known at his insistence simply as Bernard Shaw, was an Irish playwright, critic, polemicist, and political activist who held both Irish and British citizenship. His influence on Western theatre, culture and politics extended from the 1880s to his death and beyond. He wrote more than sixty plays, including major works such as Man and Superman , Pygmalion and Saint Joan . With a range incorporating both contemporary satire and historical allegory, Shaw became the leading dramatist of his generation, and in 1925 was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature.

Birth: 1856-07-26

Died: 1950-11-02

Nickname: George Bernard Shaw

Occupation: Playwright,critic,polemicist,political activist

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