Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald was an American author of novels and short stories, whose works are the paradigm writings of the Jazz Age, a term he coined himself. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest American writers of the 20th century. Fitzgerald is considered a member of the "Lost Generation" of the 1920s. He finished four novels: This Side of Paradise, The Beautiful and Damned, Tender Is the Night, and his most famous, The Great Gatsby. A fifth, unfinished novel, The Love of the Last Tycoon, was published posthumously. Fitzgerald also wrote many short stories that treat themes of...
|Birthdate:||September 24, 1896|
|Birthplace:||Saint Paul, Minnesota|
|Date of death:||December 21, 1940|
|Education:||Princeton University, Nardin Academy|
|Also known as:||Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald, F Scott Fitzgerald, Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald|