F. Scott Fitzgerald

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  • Birth

    F. Scott Fitzgerald was born.
  • School

    Princeton class of 1917
  • Army

    Scott joined the army due to being put on academic probation.
  • Army

    Fitzgerald was assigned Camp Sheridan in Alabama
  • Discharged

    Fitzgerald was discharged from the Army
  • Novel

    Quit his job, returned to St. Paul to rewrite his novel as "This Side of Paradise."
  • Novel

    His novel was accepted by editor Maxwell Perkins of Skribners
  • Marriage

    After a week of "This Side of Paradise" was published, he got married and moved to New York.
  • Novel

    Wrote another novel after moving, titled "The Beautiful and the Damned."
  • Child

    Their only child was born, named Francis Scott Fitzgerald
  • Moved

    The Fitzgeralds moved to Great Neck Long Island in order to be near broadway because of a play he had written, called "The Vegetable."
  • Trip

    The Fitzgeralds went to France in the spring, where "The Great Gatbsy" was written.
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    Spent the winter in rome revising "The Great Gatbsy".
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    The period the Fitzgeralds stayed in France.
  • Breakdown

    Mrs.Fitzgerald was hospitalized due to health issues.