Jerome K. Jerome

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Birthday
2, 1859
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Jun 14, 1927 (68)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
2, 1859
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Jun 14, 1927 (68)

About

English comedic writer best known for his travelogue Three Men in a Boat. He also wrote the collections of essays Idle Thoughts of an Idle Fellow and Second Thoughts of an Idle Fellow.

Before Fame

He began working at the age of fifteen and collected coal by the railways for four years before becoming an actor.

Trivia

He volunteered as an ambulance driver for the French Army during World War I.

Family Life

He married Georgina Marris in 1888

Associated With

Russell Ash was another well known humor writer.