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Ivan Turgenev
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Born: November 9, 1818

Died: September 3, 1883 (aged 64)

Nationality: Russian

Occupation: Novelist

Bio: Ivan Sergeyevich Turgenev was a Russian novelist, short story writer, and playwright. His first major publication, a short story collection entitled A Sportsman's Sketches, is a milestone of Russian Realism, and his novel Fathers and Sons is regarded as one of the major works of 19th-century fiction.

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