Arthur B. Reeve

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Birthday
15, 1880
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Aug 9, 1936 (55)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
15, 1880
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Aug 9, 1936 (55)

About

A popular American mystery writer, he is most famous for his detective series featuring Professor Craig Kennedy. He also wrote several screenplays, including The Exploits of Elaine (1914).

Before Fame

He worked as an editor and journalist. He published one of his earliest short stories, The Black Hand, in 1911.

Trivia

Some critics refer to his Professor Craig Kennedy character as "The American Sherlock Holmes."

Family Life

He had three children with his wife, Margaret Allen Wilson.

Associated With

He is often compared to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

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