Biography of O. Henry

Timeline created by Juan Jimenez Gonzalez
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    His live

  • He was indicted for embezzlement of bank funds

  • He entered the penitentiary at Columbus, Ohio

  • O. Henry arrived in New York—his “Bagdad on the Subway

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    He produced a story a week for the New York Sunday World magazine and also wrote for other magazines.

  • His first book, Cabbages and Kings, depicted fantastic characters against exotic Honduran backgrounds