Ringgold Wilmer Lardner (1885 - 1933) MP

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Birthplace: Niles, Berrien, Michigan, United States
Death: Died in East Hampton, Suffolk , New York, United States
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About Ringgold Wilmer Lardner

The famous auther, Ring Lardner, was born on March 6, 1885 in Niles, Berrien county, Michigan. His name was derived from the last name of a family friend. A great baseball sportswriter, he is mainly remembered as a writer of short stories, adept at catching regionalisms. He also wrote at least a dozen plays. He married Ellis Abbott on June 28, 1911 in Elkhart, Indiana. His sons were John, Jim, Ring Jr., and David. All inherited his talent for writing. He died on September 27, 1933 in Easthampton, Long Island, New York.

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March 6, 1885
Niles, Berrien, Michigan, United States
June 28, 1911
Age 26
Elkhart, Indiana, USA
Age 26
May 18, 1914
Age 29
August 19, 1915
Age 30
Chicago, Cook, IL, USA
March 11, 1919
Age 34
September 27, 1933
Age 48
East Hampton, Suffolk , New York, United States