Leo Tolstoy

novelist, philosopher
Born: 9/9/1828
Birthplace: Yasnaya Polyana, Russia

Novelist and philosopher considered one of the greatest writers of all time. His pacifist beliefs were often reflected in his later works. His masterpieces include War and Peace (1862–69), Anna Karenina (1873–76), and The Confession (1879).

Died: 11/20/1910

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