Hemingway Facts

Facts about his life

His life

He was born July 21, 1899 in Oak Park Illinois.

He died July 2, 1961 in Ketchum Idaho.

Won the Nobel Prize for literature in 1954.

He had 4 wives :

Elizabeth Hadly Richardson 1921-1927

Pauline Preiffer 27-40

Martha Gellhorn 40-45

Mary Welsh Hemingway 46-61

He had 3 children- Jack, Patrick, Gregory

His life continued

He was an American author and journalist

wrote 10 novels

wrote 10 nonfiction books

15 fiction books

He couldn't fight in WW1 because he couldn't see very well but he became an ambulance driver for Italy

He won the Italian Silver medal for bravery