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NAME: Charles Dickens OCCUPATION: Author BIRTH DATE: February 07, 1812 DEATH DATE: June 09, 1870 PLACE OF BIRTH: Portsmouth, England, United Kingdom PLACE OF DEATH: Higham, Kent, United Kingdom less about Charles BEST KNOWN FOR Charles Dickens was the well-loved and prolific British author of numerous works that are now considered classics.
The Turk, also known as the Mechanical Turk or Automaton Chess Player (German: Schachtürke, "chess Turk"' Hungarian: A Török), was a fake chess-playing machine constructed in the late 18th century. From 1770 until its destruction by fire in 1854, it was exhibited by various owners as an automaton, though it was exposed in the early 1820s as an elaborate hoax.
Pink flowers of the Turk's Head Cactus on Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands