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Karl Marx

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Birthday
5, 1818
Birthplace
Trier, Germany
Death Date
Mar 14, 1883 (64)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
5, 1818
Birthplace
Trier, Germany
Death Date
Mar 14, 1883 (64)

About

Renowned political theorist, philosopher, and economist. He famously penned both Das Kapital and The Communist Manifesto.

Before Fame

He attended both the University of Bonn and the University of Berlin.

Trivia

His work with Friedrich Engels produced a new philosophy of government and economics that would influence all of Russia and lead to numerous revolts.

Family Life

He married Jenny von Westphalen in 1843 and they had four daughters and three sons.

Associated With

He inspired the Russian socialist leader Vladimir Lenin.

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