15 names.

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1. Charles Dickens Charles Dickens Writer, A Christmas Carol Charles Dickens' father was a clerk at the Naval Pay Office, and because of this the family had to move from place to place: Plymouth, London, Chatham. It was a large family and despite hard work, his father couldn't earn enough money. In 1823 he was arrested for debt and Charles had to start working in a factory...
2. Alexandre Dumas père Alexandre Dumas père Writer, The Man in the Iron Mask His paternal grandparents were Marie Cessete Dumas (a Haitian slave) and Marquis Antoine Davy de la Pailleterie. Antoine disapproved of their son, Thomas-Alexandre, joining the French army under the "Davy de la Pailleterie" name, so Thomas-Alexandre used his mother's surname instead. He became a valued general of Napoleon...
3. Prosper Mérimée Prosper Mérimée Writer, Carmen
4. Aleksandr Herzen Aleksandr Herzen Writer, Soroka-vorovka
5. Karel Jaromír Erben Karel Jaromír Erben Writer, Otesánek
6. Charles-Auguste de Bériot Charles-Auguste de Bériot Soundtrack, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
7. The Count of Lautreamont Isidore Ducasse The Count of Lautreamont Isidore Ducasse Writer, Marudororu no uta
8. Gustavo Adolfo Bécquer Gustavo Adolfo Bécquer Writer, La hora bruja
9. Michael William Balfe Michael William Balfe Soundtrack, Chaplin
10. Henrik Hertz Henrik Hertz Writer, King René's Daughter
11. Eugène Ketterer Eugène Ketterer Soundtrack, The Heiress
12. Josef Strauß Josef Strauß Soundtrack, Madame Bovary Josef Strauss was born on August 20, 1827, in Vienna, Austria. His father, named Johann Strauss Sr., was the famous composer of waltzes and a leader of his own orchestra. Young Josef Strauss was educated as an engineer and had also accomplished several architectural projects. In 1853 his life and career was changed completely as he started writing music and conducting the Strauss Orchstra...
13. Adam Lindsay Gordon Adam Lindsay Gordon Writer, The Sick Stockrider
14. Arthur Saint-Leon Arthur Saint-Leon Miscellaneous Crew, Dr. Coppelius
15. Jules de Goncourt Jules de Goncourt Writer, Époque et apparences ou Le temps des Goncourt
15 names.