Henry James vs Henry Engelhardt

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Writer
Chief Executive Officer, Admiral Group plc
Net worth 2018
$1.21 Billion
Writers
Industry
Finance and Investments
New York City
Residence
Cardiff, United Kingdom
United States
Country
United States
15/04/1843
BirthDay
17/01/1958
February 28, 1916
Died On
Children
4
Harvard Law School
Education
Bachelor of Arts / Science, University of Michigan; Master of Business Administration, INSEAD
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TIMELINE
1915

After living in Britain for several years, he became a naturalized English citizen in 1915

1903

The book was followed by ‘The Ambassadors’ (1903), and ‘The Golden Bowl’ (1904)

1902

In 1902, he published the novel ‘The Wings of the Dove’ which is about the story of Milly Theale, an American heiress stricken with a serious disease

1891

In 1891 he converted his novel ‘The American’ into a play which enjoyed moderate success

1886

‘The Bostonians’ (1886) is a bittersweet tragicomedy dealing with political activists and the feminist movement while ‘The Princess Casamassima’, also published in 1886, is the story of a bookbinder who becomes involved in radical politics and a terrorist assassination plot

1881

In 1881, he published his novel ‘The Portrait of a Lady’, which was first published as a serial in ‘The Atlantic Monthly’ and ‘Macmillan's Magazine’

1880

He wrote two novels on social reformers and revolutionaries in the 1880s

1877

He continued his prolific writing, publishing literary pieces such as ‘The American’ (1877), ‘The Europeans’ (1878), a revision of ‘Watch and Ward’ (1878), ‘French Poets and Novelists’ (1878), and ‘Hawthorne’ (1879)

1876

He then left America and lived for a time in Paris, France before moving to London, England in 1876

1843

Henry James was born on 15 April 1843 in New York City, United States, to Mary Walsh and Henry James, Sr

20

His career reached its peak at the beginning of the 20th century

2016

He was credited as driving the company in to a position where it became one of Britain's most valuable companies and stepped down as chief executive in 2016 to make way for a younger management team to take the group forward

2012

In September 2012, the Engelhardt family owned more than 14% of Admiral Group

1999

In 1999, he led a management buy out of the business which has since become a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index

1958

Henry Engelhardt was born on January 17, 1958 in Chicago