Samuel Clemens/Mark Twain's Biography - Page Text Content
FC: Mark Twain's Biography | By Shelby Golden
1: Samuel Clemens/Mark Twain was born on November 30, 1835 in Florida, Missouri; he was the sixth of the seven children. When San was four, his family moved to Hannibal, Missouri, which was a newer state during the time.
2: When Sam was thirty, he had his first big break in publishing his short story, "Jim and His Jumping Frog" in the newspapers all throughout the U.S. Later on, he was hired by Sacramento UInion to visit and write abou tthe Sandwich Islands (now Hawaii).
3: From the years 1874-1891, Sam accomplished many of his most famous works. Some of his books included, "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer", "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn", "The Prince and the Pauper", and "Yakee in King Arthur's Court".
4: Sam's wife Livy, got ill in 1903 and died a year later, after her death, Sam moved to his last house in Redding, Connecticut. On April 21, 1910 Samuel Clemens/Mark Twain died at the age of 74.
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