Mary Shelley - famous for "Frankenstein", which I reread in grad school because it came up in one of my critiques. Now I sometimes use the word frankenstein as a verb to describe my art making process.
The Bronte Museum And Former Home Of The Famed Bronte Sisters
Also known as the Father of English literature, Geoffrey Chaucer was the greatest English poet of the Middle Ages. He was also the first poet to be buried in Poet's Corner of Westminster Abbey. Chaucer was also famous as an author, philosopher, alchemist