This Day In History
This Day In History
Saturday, October 19, 2019

«Scottish writer»

James Matthew Barrie

James Matthew Barrie
(May 9, 1860 - June 19, 1937)
Sir James Matthew Barrie, 1st Baronet, was a Scottish author and dramatist, best remembered today as the creator of Peter Pan. The child of a family of small-town weavers, he was educated in Scotland. He moved to London, where he developed a career as a novelist and playwright.
Scottish writer, writer

Arthur Conan Doyle

Arthur Conan Doyle
(May 22, 1859 - July 7, 1930)
Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle was a Scottish physician and writer, most noted for his stories about the detective Sherlock Holmes, generally considered a milestone in the field of crime fiction, and for the adventures of Professor Challenger. He was a prolific writer whose other works include science fiction stories, plays, romances, poetry, non-fiction and historical novels.
Scottish writer, writer, Sherlock Holmes
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