William Shakespeare is said to have coined 10,000 words in the English language.
Mary Shelley wrote Frankenstein while she was a teenager.
Bram Stoker was bedridden during most of his childhood.
Lightning played a major role in Mary Shelley's life.
Lord Byron had a type of hero named after him known as A Byronic hero.
A man named Dippel was an inspiration of Frankenstein.