Mark Twain

Mark Twain

Author

The Great American Novelist. Client since 1986.

Mark Twain, born on November 30, 1835 in Florida, Missouri, was an American writer. He is best known for his two major classics of American literature: The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. In addition to his writing, he developed a passion in several different fields: riverboating, journalism, lecturing, entrepreneurship, and inventing. Twain died on April 21, 1910 in Redding, Connecticut.

Now is the accepted time to make your regular, annual, good resolutions. Next week you can begin paving hell with them as usual.

$300 million (roughly $8,000,000 today) spent investing in new inventions.

 

$471,000 – value of his estate ($12,000,000 today)

 

24 or more books published

 

5th grade – Twain left school to become a printer’s apprentice

 

An award called the Mark Twain Prize exists, which is presented to an individual who has made a significant contribution to American humor