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Arthur Conan Doyle

Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle was an author and physician in the 1800 and 1900s. Although he wrote many different titles, he is best known for his character, Sherlock Holmes.


Sir Arthur Conan Doyle had 5 children. 2 with his first wife, Louisa Hawkins, names Mary Louise and Arthur Alleyne Kingsley, and 3 with his second, Jean Elizabeth Leckie, Denis Percy Stewart, Adrian Malcom, and Jean Lena Annette.
The most famous non-Holmes story by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle would probably be 'The Lost World,' one of his Professor Challenger novels, or possibly 'The White Company.'
Conan Doyle crates suspense by explaining the atmosphere in the story ,and telling you what is around you ,and what the people are doing around you.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle wrote four Sherlock Holmes novels and fifty six short stories. "The Hound of the Baskervilles" was the third Sherlock Holmes novel. Each of the other novels have two parts, the first part is where Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson work out the clues to track down the...
That is correct. Sir Arthur is better known for the crime fictiion tales of Sherlock Holmes, but he did write some sci-fi. He was also a Medical Doctor, a Medical Officer in the Royal Army- during the Boer War, and strange as it seems to one so steeped in logic- a spiritualist.
Conan influenced the world of literature in many ways. First, he started the promotion of Spiritualism around the world. Second, he created popularity in the mystery genre of writing. Lastly, he became the highest paid author in the world in 1920.
No. It was written by Irvin Eugene Nichols. Perhaps you are asking about 'Songs of the Road' a book of poetry written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's friend Bertram Fletcher Robinson who grew up near Dartmoor where the story took place told Conan Doyle of the local legends. By the way, Robinson employed a driver named Harry Baskerville.
Conan doyle was a man with a determined look around him. He was intelligent, stout, and had a blonde colored moustache, in contrast to his black hair.
ACD had two wives, Louise "Touie" Hawkins (married in 1885) and Jean Leckie (married in 1907).
He contributed by writing his books on Sherlock Holmes and stuff.
Conan Doyle's grandfather, John Doyle (1797-1868), was a politicalcartoonist, caricaturist, painter, and lithographer known by thepen name H. B. whose sons included: James, Richard, Henry, andCharles. James William Edmund Doyle (1822-1892) was an antiquary,illustrator, and uncle of Conan Doyle....
No. She was the creation of H. Rider Haggard, no not a weary cowboy!
The Smallwood's, the MacLeod's, the Sabatino's, and the Dzialo's. They live in Stratford, Trumbull, and New Haven, Connecticut.
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I am not quite sure how to answer this question, but Sir Arthur Conan Doyle wrote short stories, novellas, novels, and poetry. He wrote in the categories: mystery, historical fiction, adventure, non-fiction, drama, poetry, and verse among others. I hope that helps.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle created Sherlock Holmes.
May 22nd. He created several characters, but the best known is Sherlock Holmes.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was born on May 22, 1859.
he was roman catholic Born of Irish descent
One of Conan Doyle's hobbies was playing Cricket.
probably the Yellow Face. It's famous for being notorious, while stories like the Silver Blaze are famous for almost entirely different reasons
Conan Doyle liked spiritualism
Sherrinford (or Sherringford) Holmes is crossed out in the original 'Study in Scarlet' manuscript as is Ormond Sacker for Watson. The very first name considered by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle for Holmes was Sheridan Hope, but that name transmogrified into Jefferson Hope for another character in the book.
Conan Doyle became friends with James M. Barrie, the author ofPeter Pan, and Barrie even wrote a rather humorous story abouttheir failed attempt as playwrights. In the Sherlock Holmes story, 'The Man with the Twisted Lip,'Watson's wife calls him James, and, in a strange coincidence, ConanDoyle knew...
Jack The Ripper inspired many people in different ways. Doyle was inspired to write fictional characters solving mysteries that the real detectives in Scotland Yard could not.
Conan Doyle was found clutching his chest in the hall of Windlesham, his house in Crowborough, East Sussex, on 7 July 1930. He died of a heart attack at the age of 71. His last words were directed toward his wife: "You are wonderful."
The famous Sherlock Holmes was created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
After being agnostic for a log time, he wanted to believe in god and afterlife, following the death of his wife and other important family members.
I don't know if it was his favorite author but he modeled the Holmes archetype around Edgar Allan Poe's detective Dupin, and was always giving praise to Poe.
sir athur Conan Doyle is the writer of Sherlock Holmes
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He wrote a series of short stories called 'Tales of Terror and Mystery,' a novel called 'The Mystery of Cloomber,' and his very first story was titled 'The Mystery of Sasassa Valley.' Then he persisted in sating the public with some character called Sherlock Holmes.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle actually answered this question himself (well, sort of). In a promo contest for the release of the last collection of 12 Sherlock Holmes short stories in 1927 (titled 'The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes), he selected his 12 favourite short stories from the first 44 also...
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was a physician before he became a full time writer, so he was Doctor Arthur Conan Doyle. He was a general practitioner (a 'family doctor') before he specialized in diseases of the eye. Later in his life, he became a missionary and writer for Spiritualism. He would have...
Chemistry, biology, toxicology, forensic pathology, history, love of mystery and unimaginable investigative techniques and arm chair guessing- this was the formula for the success of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle as a writer. Though widely accepted as a mystery writer, he actually liked to be known as a...
I suppose the obvious answer is because he was a doctor himself, and this allowed him to be more realistic in his writing. He also knew that having a doctor as a sidekick would allow him to be a little more lenient with the Holmes character as to medical knowledge.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is considered the world's foremost detective story and novel writer. This happened because his characters Sherlock Holmes and Professor Challenger pleased the tastes of readers the world over with the unique new combination of science, psychology, adventure and logic. These...
A learned reserved Englishman full of intelligent ideas and a bright liquid language, willing to share them with people also.
The Sign Of Four, The Valley Of Fear and the Hound Of The Baskervilles are three of the more than 20 novels written by Arthur Conan Doyle and the three are equally good and famous.
he was a poet, writer and doctor of medicine
Because of his services to the British Crown (Edward VII knighted him) as an defender of the British activities in the South African War. (aka the Boer War - 1901). There were reports (mainly spread by Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany) that the British were torturing and abusing the white Dutch South...
His first wife was a woman named Louise who died of tuberculosis. He was happy with her, but her mind started going for the last few years of her life. During this time, he fell in love with another woman, Jean, but their relationship was platonic while Louise was alive; they got married about a...
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle had seven siblings. His oldest sister,Annette, died of influenza in 1890 at the age of 33, and his onlybrother, Innes, died in the Spanish flu epidemic of 1919 at the ageof 45. One younger sister, Connie, married a friend and fellowauthor, Ernest Hornung, who created the...
no................no summary but ya it was written in 1918 lol thts wat i knw oops sry
Observation, logic, deduction and diagnosis was the formula with which Arthur Conan Doyle wrote his detective stories.
He studied medicine at the University of Edinburgh
Dr. Joseph Bell was the teacher of Sir. Arthur Conan Doyle in the University of Edinburgh Medical School. He was remarkable for observation, logic, deduction and diagnosis. Conan Doyle based his famous character Sherlock Holmes on the ingenious personality of Dr. Joseph Bell.
Even though as a medical student Sir. Arthur Conan Doyle had published a few stories, his career as a fiction writer really began after his obtaining the Master of Surgeries Degree from the University of Edinburgh. His fiction writing career stemmed from three different experiences- his journey in...
Arthur Conan Doyle got his inspiration from a man called Dr. Joseph Bell who was his professor when he was in school.§Dr. Joseph Bell.
At the age of Fifteen Conan Doyle was often found to be surrounded by enraptured young students in the London Boarding School he studied, to hear the amazing stories he made up for them. At the age of Twenty six, he had seriously begun to write. He started writing A Study In Scarlet in 1886 the...
because he wanted to be a detective but he was sleuth-skilled enough to become one. He decided to imagine the things that he would want to do if he were a detective...
He killed off Sherlock Holmes for several reasons. 1) He got fed up with writing him. The books were immensely popular in England when he wrote them, and were clammering for more. 2) He wanted the public (and himself) to focus on his other stories. 3) He hated writing the Sherlock Holmes stories...
The Scottish born Sir Arthur lived mostly in southern England. Following schooling, he resided in several different places at different times owning to changes in his medical practice and the good fortunes that came his way because of his writing. (Not necessarily the Sherlock Holmes works.). Among...
From his very early boyhood days his life in a strictly governed and disciplined family determined Arthur Conan Doyle's character, the result of which we can see in his works which are concise, complete and sharp, with the stories without leaving any loose ends. All his characters except one or two...
7 July 1930 (aged 71) Crowborough, East Sussex, England
On October 24, 1902, Arthur Conan Doyle was knighted by Edward VII for writing The War in South Africa: Its Causes and Conduct.
It was a Doctor Bell. Doyle went to medical school where Dr Bell taught. Doyle was fascinated that Dr Bell could logically deduce so much information about a patient. Dr Bell could tell, with high accuracy, the occupation of a patient by noting callouses on a particular part of a thumb, a way of...
Sir Conan Doyle had several accomplishments:. He was a licensed and practicing physician . He played football as a goalkeeper for Portsmouth Association Football Club, an amateur side, under the pseudonym A. C. Smith. . He wrote a pamphlet titled The War in South Africa: Its Cause and Conduct, where...
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Sherlock Holmes was a professional detective and an amateur writerwhile Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was a professional writer and anamateur detective, so they did not share a profession.
If you mean original Sherlock Holmes mysteries, the answer is Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
I do not believe there is a missing diary of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. There is a novel called 'The Sherlockian' by Graham Moore, which makes this claim, but it is fiction. You might also be thinking of a 'lost' novel by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle called 'The Narrative of John Smith,' which was...
In the stories I know, it is Sherlock Holmes. . Sherlock Holmes
No he wasn't an actor he was a writer
No. He wrote 'A Study in Scarlet', the first Holmes novel. 'The Scarlet Letter' was an American novel about a woman branded on her forehead.
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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was born on May 22, 1859 and died on July 7, 1930. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle would have been 71 years old at the time of death or 156 years old today.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle died on July 7, 1930 at the age of 71.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle majored in medicine and surgery from the University of Edinburgh. He practised as a doctor for a few years before becoming a full-time author.
The fictional character, Sherlock Holmes, first appeared in a publication in 1887. The Sherlock Holmes stories are set in time periods ranging from about the mid-1870s to 1914.
The simple answer is Sherlock Holmes of course but did you know he also wrote about his professor Joseph Bell in the crime drama 'The Murder Rooms'.
Doyle lost a son in WWl and turned to the cult of Spiritualism to try and contact his deceased son. Houdini was a strongly against such things. This was a large part of the ending of their friendship.
Answer . Wikipedia has this information:. "The 'Sherlock Holmes' name was derived from a pair of cricketers � however some early notes give his name as Sherrinford Holmes. "Holmes" was named after Oliver Wendell Holmes, whom Conan Doyle admired, and an English cricketer named Sherlock."....
The Napoleonic romances (Brigadier Gerard). Certainly not the Sherlock Holmes stories.
No. He died in 1930.
No. Edgar Allan Poe's 'The Murders in the Rue Morgue' (1841) isacknowledged as the first modern detective short story, and WilkieCollins's 'The Moonstone' (1868) is acknowledged as the firstmodern detective novel.
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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle On 24 October 1902 King Edward VII knighted Doyle for his services to the Crown during the Boer War in Africa.