William Makepeace Thackeray

William Makepeace Thackeray

July 18, 1811 – December 24, 1863

William Makepeace Thackeray (ˈθækəri; 18 July 1811 – 24 December 1863) was a British novelist and author. He is known for his satirical works, particularly Vanity Fair, a panoramic portrait of English society.