As History.com notes, today in 1899 one of my favorite writers, Ernest Hemingway, was born.
He died in 1961.
You can read about Hemingway's life and work via the below link:
You can also read my Philadelphia Inquirer review of Hemingway's letters via the below:
And you can read my Crime Beat column on Hemingway on crime via the below link:
Note: You can click on the above to enlarge.