Ernest Haycox

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Birthday
1, 1899
Birthplace
Oregon
Death Date
Oct 13, 1950 (51)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
1, 1899
Birthplace
Oregon
Death Date
Oct 13, 1950 (51)

About

An American author of Western-themed fiction, he is best known for his Burnt Creek stories. He also wrote a series of stories set during the American Revolution.

Before Fame

He served in the U.S. Army during World War I.

Trivia

He published over 300 short stories.

Family Life

He married Jill M. Chord in 1925. He and Chord became parents to two children.

Associated With

Stage to Lordsburg, a short story written by Ernest Haycox, was the inspiration for Stagecoach, a film starring John Wayne.