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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

22 May 1859 - 7 July 1930

Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle KStJ, DL (22 May 1859 – 7 July 1930) was a Scottish writer and physician, most noted for creating the fictional detective Sherlock Holmes and writing stories about him which are generally considered milestones in the field of crime fiction.

He is also known for writing the fictional adventures of a second character he invented, Professor Challenger, and for popularising the mystery of the Mary Celeste. He was a prolific writer whose other works include fantasy and science fiction stories, plays, romances, poetry, non-fiction and historical novels.1

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March 31, 2017 Edited by Clean Up Bot add VIAF and wikidata ID
December 21, 2016 Edited by Darby update
June 10, 2014 Edited by Tzebiyah merge authors
November 14, 2012 Edited by Neville Holmes Cleaned out pseudonyms
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