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Karl Marx
Karl Marx
Karl Marx.
BornMay 5, 1818
Trier, Germany
DiedMarch 14, 1883
London, England
Political theorist. Best known for The Communist Manifesto (1888) co-authored with Friedrich Engels, which inspired the 1917 Bolshevik Revolution in Russia and the spread of communism over Eastern Europe.

The repository contains one quote from Karl Marx.


The traditions of the dead generations weigh like a nightmare upon the living.