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Winston Churchill

Winston ChurchillBorn: 10-Nov-1871
Birthplace: St. Louis, MO
Died: 12-Mar-1947
Location of death: Winter Park, FL
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Novelist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Early 20th century American novelist

Military service: US Navy (1894)

In the beginning decades of the 20th Century, Churchill was the most famous novelist in America. For a while, the English Winston Churchill began using his middle name Spencer to differentiate himself, and the two corresponded with each other about the confusion. Sir Winston later suggested to the American Churchill (who was also a New Hampshire state legislator, and one-time candidate for Governor of that state) that he run for President, perhaps to confuse historians even more. The Crisis remained in print until the 1970's, but (American) Churchill is largely an unread author today. Only one major biography exists of this once-giant literary figure.

Father: Edward Spaulding Churchill
Mother: Emma Bell Churchill (d. 1871)
Father: James B. Gazzams (stepfather)
Wife: Mabel Harlakenden Hall (m. 22-Oct-1895)
Daughter: Mabel (b. 1897)
Son: John (b. 1903)
Son: Creighton (b. 1912)

    High School: Smith Academy, St. Louis, MO (1888)
    University: US Naval Academy (1894)

Is the subject of books:
Novelist to a Generation: The Life and Thought of Winston Churchill, 1976, BY: Robert W. Schneider

Author of books:
The Celebrity (1898, novel)
Richard Carvell (1899, novel)
The Crisis (1901, novel)
The Crossing (1904, novel)
Coniston (1906, novel)
Mr. Crewe's Career (1908, novel)
A Modern Chronicle (1910, novel)
The Inside of the Cup (1913, novel)
A Far Country (1915, novel)
The Dwelling-Place of Light (1917, novel)



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