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Maxwell Perkins

Editor Maxwell Perkins

Profession: Editor

Nationality:
United States of America
American

Why Famous: Described as the most famous literary editor Maxwell Perkins was the editor for Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald and Thomas Wolfe.

Born: September 20, 1884
Birthplace: NYC, New York, USA

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo

Died: June 17, 1947 (aged 62)

Married Life

  • 1910-12-31 Editor Maxwell Perkins (26) weds Louise Saunders at Holy Cross Episcopal Church in North Plainfield, New Jersey

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