Full Name: Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle
Why Famous: Creator of Sherlock Holmes and Professor Challenger
- 1885-08-05 Author Arthur Conan Doyle (26) weds Louisa Hawkins
- 1907-09-18 Author Arthur Conan Doyle (48) weds Jean Elizabeth Leckie
- 1892-10-31 Arthur Conan Doyle publishes The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
- "What are we all? Poor silly half-brained things peering out at the infinite, with the aspirations of angels and the instincts of beasts."