Born July 21, 1899 died July 2, 1961
Ernest Miller Hemingway was an American author and journalist who had a strong influence on the 1920's literature .Hemingway created most of his best known books in the mid-1920s and 50s. He also won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1954. He published seven novels, six short story collections, and two non-fiction works. Three novels, four collections of short stories, and three non-fiction works were published posthumously. Many of his works are classics.