Rodrigues Ottolengui

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Birthday
15, 1861
Birthplace
South Carolina
Death Date
Jul 11, 1937 (76)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
15, 1861
Birthplace
South Carolina
Death Date
Jul 11, 1937 (76)

About

An American novelist and short story writer, he published works such as Final Proof (short stories) and An Artist in Crime (novel). He also published two non-fiction works detailing his second career as a dentist.

Before Fame

A pioneer in the field of dentistry, he was one of the first dentists to use X-rays.

Trivia

For over three decades, he was the editor of Items of Interest: A Monthly Magazine of Dental Art, Science, and Literature.

Family Life

He and his two siblings were born into a family of Sephardic Jewish descent. He married May C. Hall Ottolengui.

Associated With

He and Cary Middlecoff were both dentists.