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Arthur Conan Doyle was a Scottish and English physician and writer.
He was born in 1859. When he was 9 , he was sent to the Jesuit College. In the boarding school Doyle liked to play сricket very much. Arthur received medical education in Edinburgh University.
In 1891 Doyle made literature his main profession. His most known book character is a detective Sherlock Holmes. Holmes’ prototype was Joseph Bell, the University Professor.
Doyle had a lot of friendsamong writers. His work wasinfluenced by the books ofWalter Scott, — bookswhich he grew up on, andGeorge Meredith, MayneReid and R.L.Stephenson
The beginning of the first world war completely changed the lives of Conan Doyle. Beginning on 8 August 1914 in the London times appear letter Doyle military theme.
In 1885 Doyle married Louise “Tuye" Hawkins; for many years she suffered from tuberculosis and died in 1906. In 1907 Doyle married Jean Lekki. Doyle had five children.
In 1920 the writer travelled a lotwithout interrupting his literaryactivities. On 7 July 1930 Conan Doyle diedof a heart attack. He was buriednear his garden shed. The epitaphon his grave says: STEEL TRUE BLADE STRAIGHT ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE KNIGHT PATRIOT, PHYSICIAN & MAN OF LETTERS