Biography of O. Henry

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  • Biography of O. Henry

    His original name was William Sidney Porter.
  • Biography of O. Henry

    He wrote romanticized stories.
  • Biography of O. Henry

    He was born in September 11,1862.
  • Biography of O. Henry

    In 1882 he went to Texas,where he worked in a ranch, and later as a teller in Austin.
  • Biography of O. Henry

    He began writing sketches at about the time of his marriage to Athol Estes in
    1887.
  • Biography of O. Henry

    In February 1896, he was indicted for embezzlement of bank funds.
  • Biography of O. Henry

    In 1898 he entered the penitentiary at Columbus.
  • Biography of O. Henry

    His sentence of five years was shortened to three years and three month for good.
  • Biography of O. Henry

    He died in June 5,1910.