Herbert George Wells, better known as H. G. Wells, was a famous science fiction author. He was born in 1866 and died in 1946. Wells also wrote non-fiction works, including a history of the world and essays.
He influenced many other authors and has been portrayed in others' work.
Right now this is only a very partial list:
- The Time Machine (1895)
- The Island of Doctor Moreau (1896)
- The Invisible Man (1897)
- The War of the Worlds (1898)
- The First Men in the Moon (1901)