Mark Twain's Life

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Birth

  • Born in Florida Missouri
  • November 30
  • 1835
  • Samuel Langhorne Clemens

Early Childhood

  • Moved from Florida Mo to Hannibal Mo at the age of 4
  • Typesetter at 11 (1851)
  • Gave articles and funny sketches

Education

  • Didn't go to school learned in libraries

Career

  • Dropped out of school at age 16
  • Apprentice to a printer
  • later became an apprentice to a steamboat pilot

Family

  • Four brothers
  • Two sisters
  • Three daughters
  • One son

Hobbie/Intrests

  • Scrapbooking

Extra

  • Father died of pneumonia in 1847