F. Scott Fitzgerald

Writer

Interesting Facts about F. Scott Fitzgerald

  • In college he was placed on academic probation
  • Dropped out of college
  • Joined the army and became the 2nd lieutenant in the infantry
  • Moved to New York to make money to persuade Zelda (woman in the picture) to marry him
  • Most of his stories were posted in the Saturday Evening Post
  • He was apart of a group called the "Lost Generation"
  • Lost Generation was a group of men and women who missed out on the drama of WW1 and threw themselves into the freedoms of the 1920's
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  • What was his first bestseller?
  • How many copies of this book did he sell?
  • When and why did he move to France?