From a post on The Oxford Dictionary blog:
Where Did That Word Come From?
It's hard to believe that Dickens was born 200 years ago --February 7, 1812. His birth name: Charles John Huffman Dickens.
"Claire Tomalin, who wrote a biography of the novelist, wonders what he would make of the 21st century."
A Letter To Charles Dickens on His 200th Birthday