BirthdayMarch 1, 1837
BirthplaceMartins Ferry, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About William Dean Howells

    Full name: William Dean Howells
    Also known as: Howells, William Dean, William Dean Howells
    Professions: Novelist, short story writer, literary critic

  2. William Dean Howells Death information

    Died: Tuesday, 11th of May, 1920 (Age: 83)

  3. William Dean Howells Biography

    William Dean Howells (/?ha??lz/; March 1, 1837 – May 11, 1920) was an American realist author, literary critic, and playwright. Nicknamed "The Dean of American Letters", he was particularly known for his tenure as editor of the Atlantic Monthly as well as his own prolific writings, including the Christmas story "Christmas Every Day", and the novels The Rise of Silas Lapham and A Traveler from Altruria.

  4. William Dean Howells Family

    Spouse: Elinor Mead
    Childrens: John Mead Howells, Mildred Howells, Winifred Howells

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