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F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • F. Scott Fitzgerald

  • Date of birth: September 24, 1896
  • Died: December 21, 1940
  • Born: in St. Paul, Minnesota, The United States.

  • Description: Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald was an American writer of novels and short stories, whose works have been seen as evocative of the Jazz Age, a term he himself allegedly coined. He is regarded as one of the greatest twentieth century writers. Fitzgerald was of the self-styled "Lost Generation," Americans born in the 1890s who came of age during World War I. He finished four novels, left a fifth unfinished, and wrote dozens of short stories that treat themes of youth, despair, and age. He was married to Zelda Fitzgerald.