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Henry Kingsley
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Born: January 2, 1830

Died: May 24, 1876 (age 46)

Bio: Henry Kingsley was an English novelist, brother of the better-known Charles Kingsley. He was an early exponent of Muscular Christianity in his 1859 work The Recollections Of Geoffrey Hamlyn.

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