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Rudyard Kipling Lived Here

Kingling House where famous English writer Rudyard Kipling lived.
Kipling House

This is the house where Kipling lived from 1889 to 1891, and a blue plaque can be found on the building. 🔵

Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936) was best known for writing The Jungle Book – later to become a hugely successful Disney film; he was an English journalist, short-story writer, poet, and novelist. 📖

Kipling is also acclaimed as the pioneer of the art of short story.

He was born in India and the inspiration he drew from that culture is evidenced in many of his works.

Kipling wrote several other successful stories, such as Just So Stories, Kim, The Man Who Would Be King, Mandalay, Gunga Din, The Gods of the Copybook Headings, The White Man's Burden and If—.

In 1907, Kipling was also the first English writer to be awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature. 🏆

📍43 Villiers Street, Charing Cross, London, WC2N 6NE

The nearest station is Embankment Underground Station. 🚆

if you want to find more hidden literary gems in London visit our Writer's Path Map 👈⁠⁠ ⁠

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