Ernest Hemingway


Mini BIO - Ernest Hemingway
  1. Ernest Hemingway was born in Oak Park, Illinois.
  2. He was born in 1899 and died in 1961.
  3. He had many disorders which led to his suicide.
  4. He tried committing suicide a few times before but his wife would stop him.

  1. He had five siblings under the care of his mother and father.
  2. He started his career as a newspaper writer at the age of 17.
  3. He served in a volunteer ambulance unit in the Italian army In WWI.
  4. He served in WWII as a Collier's correspondent with the 3rd Army.
  5. He commanded a personal of battalion of 200 troops.
  6. Hemingway was awarded the Bronze Star during World War II.

  1. In 1923, he published his first book , " Three Stories and Ten Poems."
  2. He had four different wives throughout his life.
  3. He had three children.
  4. By the 1940's, he became nationally famous.
  5. He won the Nobel Piece Prize in 1954.
  6. He won the Prize for Literature
  7. He won the Pulitzer Prize for " The Old Man And The Sea."
  8. After his death, " A Moveable Feast ", was published based on his notebooks he kept in Paris.
  9. "The Garden of Eden" was also published after his death.