During his lifetime, F. Scott Fitzgerald did not receive any major literary awards. Before his death in 1940, he believed he was a failure. He is now considered one of the best Ame...
F. Scott Fitzgerald
F. Scott Fitzgerald was one of the best known American authors of the 1920s and '30s and is closely associated with the optimism and excesses of that era's "Jazz Age." Fitzgerald's stories often featured people like himself: mid...
Name at Birth:
Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald
September 24, 1896,
St. Paul, Minnesota
December 21, 1940
Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald (September 24, 1896 – December 21, 1940) was an
American author of novels and short stories, whose works are the paradigmatic ...
Biography.com presents F. Scott Fitzgerald, author of The Great Gatsby, who is
as famous for his turbulent personal life as his brilliant novels and stories.
They possess and enjoy early, and it does something to them, makes them soft where we are hard, and cynical where we are trustful, in a way that, unless you were born rich, it is very difficult to understand. They think, deep in their hearts, that they are better than ... More »
Biographies on F. Scott Fitzgerald and his wife, Zelda.
The dominant influences on F. Scott Fitzgerald were aspiration, literature,
Princeton, Zelda Sayre Fitzgerald, and alcohol. Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald was
At the University of South Carolina's website. Includes online texts, biographical
and bibliographical information, and much else.
American writer F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896-1940) rose to prominence as a
chronicler of the jazz age. Born in St. Paul, Minn., Fitzgerald dropped out of
The F Scott Fitzgerald Society will meet in Dublin and Waterford, Ireland on July 4
-11, 2015, for its thirteenth internation conference. Conference events will ...