Facts About Mark Twain

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Mark Twain was born on November 30,1835 in the city of Florida, MO.

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Mark Twain died on April 21, 1910 in the city of Redding, CT.

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The author was married to Olivia Langdon Clemens. They married from 1870-1904

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Mark Twain was born the fifth child of John and Jane Clemens.

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When Mark Twain moved to Hannibal with his family at the age of four years old, it inspired him to write most of his fictional locale stories.

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Mark Twain employment as an apprentice printer at the Hannibal Courier at 12 years old.

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While living in Hannibal, Mark Twain wrote the two famous fictional books known as “The Life of Tom Sawyer” and “Huckleberry Finn.” He also wrote “A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s court”, “The Tragedy of Pudd’nhead Wilson”, and “The Chronicle of Young Satan.

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Mark Twain married Olivia Langdon, daughter of a rich NewYork coal merchant, while she was 24 years old in 1870.

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