Charles Dickens Age, Net Worth, Wife, Family and Biography

charles dickens
Net Worth $1.5 Million
Name Charles Dickens
Date of Birth 7 February 1812
Age 58 Years Old
Gender Male

Charles Dickens Net Worth

$1.5 Million


Charles Dickens popularly known as Charles John Huffam Dickens was an English writer and social critic. As of 1870, Charles Dickens’s net worth is $1.5 million. He produced some of the world’s most famous fictional characters and is often recognized as the Victorian era’s finest author.

During his lifetime, his writings achieved exceptional popularity, and by the twentieth century, critics and historians had recognized him as a creative genius. Today, his books and short tales continue to be widely read.

Charles Dickens Wiki/Biography

Born on 7 February 1812, Charles Dickens’s age was 58 Years Old as of 1870. He was born and brought up in a Catholic Christian family from Landport, Portsmouth, England. He was a British-English by nationality and had his belief in the Catholic-Christian religion.

charles dickens childhood pic
Charles Dickens Childhood Pic

He completed his early education at the Giles Academy, England. After that, he also enrolled himself at the Wellington House Academy, England. From the very beginning of his childhood, he was a lot interested in writing.

Name Charles Dickens
Full Name Charles John Huffam Dickens
Net Worth $1.5 Million
Date of Birth 7 February 1812
Date of Death 9 June 1870
Age 58 Years Old
Birth Place Landport, Portsmouth, England
Death Place Gads Hill Place, United Kingdom
Profession Writer and Social Critic
Nationality British – English
Religion Catholic – Christian
Ethnicity English Descent
Hometown Landport, Portsmouth
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
School/High School The Charles Dickens School in Broadstairs, England
Giles Academy, England
College/University Eton College in Windsor, England
King’s College London in London, England
Education Qualification Graduate

Family, Wife & Relationships

Charles Dickens’s parents were John and Elizabeth Culliford Dickens. Charles Dickens’s father’s name was John Dickens who was a clerk in the navy pay office by profession.

charles dickens father
Charles Dickens’s Father

Charles Dickens’s mother’s name was Elizabeth Culliford Dickens, who was a writer by profession.

charles dickens mother
Charles Dickens’s Mother

He also had seven siblings. He has four brother’s names are Alfred Lamert Dickens, Augustus N. Dickens, Alfred Allen Dickens and Frederick W. Dickens, and his three sister’s names are Harriet Dickens, Frances E. Dickens and Letitia Dickens.

charles dickens brother
Charles Dickens’s Brother (Alfred Lamert Dickens)
charles dickens brother
Charles Dickens’s Brother (Augustus N. Dickens)

Charles Dickens’s marital status was divorced at the time of his death. In the year 1836, he married Catherine Dickens, an English author of England.

They together have ten children, seven sons named Francis Dickens, Charles Dickens Jr., Henry Fielding Dickens, Alfred D’Orsay Tennyson Dickens, Edward Dickens, Walter Landor Dickens, and Sydney Smith Haldimand Dickens and three daughters named Mary Dickens, Kate Dickens, and Dora Annie Dickens.

Apart from Catherine, he also dated Ellen lawless Ternan an English actress.

Father Name John Dickens
Mother Name Elizabeth Culliford Dickens
Brother Name Alfred Lamert Dickens
Augustus N. Dickens
Alfred Allen Dickens
Frederick W. Dickens
Sister Name Harriet Dickens
Frances E. Dickens
Letitia Dickens
Girlfriend Catherine Dickens (Ex)
Ellen lawless Ternan (Ex)
Marital Status Divorced
Wife Name Catherine Dickens (Ex)
Children Francis Dickens (Son)
Charles Dickens Jr. (Son)
Henry Fielding Dickens (Son)
Alfred D’Orsay Tennyson Dickens (Son)
Edward Dickens (Son)
Walter Landor Dickens (Son)
Sydney Smith Haldimand Dickens (Son)
Mary Dickens (Daughter)
Kate Dickens (Daughter)
Dora Annie Dickens (Daughter)

Physical Appearance

Charles Dickens was a handsome man with a nice personality. He owned a nice physique with good body measurements and a normal body type.

He was about 5 feet 8 inches in height and his body weight was around 76 Kg. He had long reddish-brown color hair and also had blistering clear blue color eyes.

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