Some of his earlier plays were called Plays Pleasant and Unpleasant, and these included: In 1925 Shaw was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. George Bernard Shaw is my hero because he represents hope.
Hope that even though you grew up in rough situations you can still become whatever you want to become.
He is my hero because of his powerful writings, and his witty personality.
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His father was an unsuccessful corn merchant and alcoholic who squandered his money on drink.
Being of landed gentry was no cure against the genteel poverty that pervaded the Shaw household.
At the age of sixteen he was receiving a fairly decent wage but he found the work tedious. While living with her Shaw was now able to pursue his interest in the arts by visiting galleries and museums.
He also realised the odious disparity among the classes, the daily struggles of the have-nots. He did manage to go to the theatre, read literature, and immerse himself in the poetry of Lord George Gordon Byron and William Blake. He furthered his studies at the British Museum attending lectures.
George Bernard Shaw is a famous writer who was born in Dublin around 1856.
He founded the Fabian Society, an English political party.