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What is F. Scott Fitzgerald's full name?
Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
Where does F. Scott Fitzgerald's name come from?
The namesake and second cousin three times removed of the author of the National Anthem.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What were the dominant influences of F. Scott Fitzgerald?
aspiration, literature, Princeton, Zelda Sayre Fitzgerald, and alcohol.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
Where and when was F. Scott Fitzgerald born?
St. Paul, Minnesota on September 24th, 1896.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
During 1911-1913, what was Fitzgerald doing?
He was attending the Newman School, a Catholic prep in New Jersey.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
When did Fitzgerald join the army?
1917
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
When did Fitzgerald graduate from Princeton?
He didn't; he joined the army instead.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What did Fitzgerald write, convinced that he was going to die in war?
"The Romantic Egotist."
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
In June 1918, where was Fitzgerald stationed?
Camp Sheridan near Montgomery, Alabama.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
Who did Fitzgerald meet in Camp Sheridan?
Zelda Sayre, his future bride.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
When was Fitzgerald discharged from the army?
1919.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
Where did Fitzgerald go after he was discharged from the army?
New York City, hoping to gain enough money to marry Zelda.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What was Fitzgerald's "chief theme"?
according to my source, "aspiration idealism he regarded as defining American character"
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
Who is Fitzgerald's only child?
Francis Scott (Scottie) Fitzgerald.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
When was Scottie Fitzgerald born?
October 1921.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What is one reason for F. Scott Fitzgerald and his wife's estrangement?
She took riggerous ballet lessons, which damaged her health, as well as her marriage.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
When was Zelda Fitzgerald's first breakdown? (one of many)
April 1930
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What was ironic about Fitzgerald and money?
"Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald did spend money faster than he earned it; the author who wrote so eloquently about the effects of money on character was unable to manage his own finances."
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What is Zelda Fitzgerald's autobiographical novel that she wrote while in the hospital?
Save Me the Waltz.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What happened to Fitzgerald between the years of 1936-37?
He was ill, drunk, in debt, and couldn't write for money. In short, he was a mess. This is called "the crack up."
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What happened to Scottie when she was fourteen?
She went into a boarding school, because Fitzgerald could not properly care for her.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
When was This Side of Paradise published?
March 26th, 1920.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
When did Zelda and F. Scott Fitzgerald first travel to Europe?
1921.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
Where did Fitzgerald meet Ernest Hemmingway?
Paris.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What is The Vegetable?
A play F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote for broadway.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What was interesting about F. Scott Fitzgerald and his drinking habits?
He was catagorized as an alcoholic, but wrote sober.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What is another theme for Fitzgerald?
Mutability or loss.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
When was The Great Gatsby written?
The summer and fall of 1924, in France.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What is This Side of Paradise described as?
an epic.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What did Fitzgerald do to rewrite This Side of Paradise in 1919?
He quit his job to fully dedicate his time to the novel.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
How old was Zelda when Fitzgerald met her?
Eighteen.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
Where did Fitzgerald marry Zelda?
New York City.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
Where did Zelda and Fitzgerald move to be closer to Broadway?
Great Neck, Long Island.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
True or false: Fitzgerald wrote a screenplay for Hollywood that was very successful.
False: he wrote a screenplay, but it was not successful.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What was Fitzgerald's peak story fee for the Saturday Evening Post?
$4,000.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
Where did the Fitzgeralds move in America to escape the distractions of France?
"Ellerslie," a mansion near Willmington, Delaware.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
When did the Fitzgeralds move to "Ellerslie?"
The spring of 1927.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What is Fitzgerald's peak fee, $4,000, in today's standards?
$40,000.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
Where did Zelda Fitzgerald go in April 1930?
Prangins Clinic in Switzerland.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
How long did Zelda stay in Prangins Clinic?
One year.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
Where did Fitzgerald live while Zelda was getting treatment in Switzerland?
Various Swiss hotels.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What did the Fitzgeralds do in the fall of 1931?
They returned to America and rented a place to stay in Montgomery, Alabama.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
When did Fitzgerald make his second unsuccessful trip to Hollywood?
1931.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What were Fitzgerald's parents?
Catholics.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
When did Fitzgerald write his first story?
1909.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
How old was Fitzgerald when he wrote his first story?
Thirteen.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What was Fitzgerald's first story about?
It was a detective story, published in the St. Paul Academy newspaper.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
True or false: Fitzgerald's father, Edward, failed as a manufacturer of wicker furniture.
True.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What was Fitzgerald's mother's nickname?
Mollie.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
Who was Fitzgerald's mother?
The daughter of an Irish immigrant, who became wealthy as a wholesale grocer in St. Paul, Minnesota.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What did Fitzgerald's father do after his failure in manufacturing wicker furniture?
He became a salesman for Proctor & Gamble in upstate New York.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What happened to Fitzgerald's father in 1908?
Proctor & Gamble dismissed him.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
Who was Zelda Sayre?
The youngest daughter of an Alabama Supreme Court judge.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
Where was Edward Fitzgerald from?
Maryland.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
Edward Fitzgerald had an allegiance to a place. Where was this place?
The "old south," where he felt most at home with it's values.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What does This Side of Paradise trace?
The career aspirations and love disappointments of Amory Blaine.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What were two stories published in the magazine The Smart Set?
"May Day" and "The Diamond as Big as the Ritz."
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
Who were the characters that Fitzgerald first wrote about commercially?
Strong, independent, American women.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What are two stories in which Fitzgerald wrote about strong, independent, American women?
"Bernice Bobs Her Hair" and "The Offshore Pirate."
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
How old was Fitzgerald when he published This Side of Paradise?
Twenty-four.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
How long did Fitzgerald wait to marry Zelda after the publication of This Side of Paradise?
One week.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
Who was Fitzgerald's agent in the fall/winter of 1919?
Harold Ober.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What was Fitzgerald's second novel?
The Beautiful and the Damned.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What is The Beautiful and the Damned about?
It is a naturalistic chronicle about the dissapation of Anthony and Gloria Patch.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
Since Fitzgerald wrote for the Saturday Evening Post, he was regarded as what?
A "Post-writer."
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
In what did Fitzgerald write the following: "It was an age of miracles, it was an age of art, it was an age of excess, and it was an age of satire."
Echoes of the Jazz Age.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
Who were two of Fitzgerald's college friends?
Edmund Wilson and John Peale Bishop.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What two Princeton magazines did Fitzgerald contribute to?
The Princeton Tiger and the Nassau Literary Magazine.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
True or false: Fitzgerald graduated from Princeton in 1917.
False: he was on academic probation and unlikely to graduate. If he had, he would have been in the class of 1917. Instead, he joined the army.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What did Fitzgerald die of?
A heart attack.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
When did Fitzgerald die?
December 21, 1940.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
How did Zelda Fitzgerald die?
She died in a fire at Highland Hospital.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
When did Zelda Fitzgerald die?
1948.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
Who did Fitzgerald fall in love with at the end of his life?
He fell in love with a movie columnist, Sheilah Graham. Fitzgerald had his fatal heart attack in her appartment on December 21st, 1940.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
How old was Fitzgerald when he published This Side of Paradise?
Twenty-four.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
How long did Fitzgerald wait to marry Zelda after the publication of This Side of Paradise?
One week.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
Who was Fitzgerald's agent in the fall/winter of 1919?
Harold Ober.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What was Fitzgerald's second novel?
The Beautiful and the Damned.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What is The Beautiful and the Damned about?
It is a naturalistic chronicle about the dissapation of Anthony and Gloria Patch.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
Since Fitzgerald wrote for the Saturday Evening Post, he was regarded as what?
A "Post-writer."
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
In what did Fitzgerald write the following: "It was an age of miracles, it was an age of art, it was an age of excess, and it was an age of satire."
Echoes of the Jazz Age.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
Who were two of Fitzgerald's college friends?
Edmund Wilson and John Peale Bishop.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What two Princeton magazines did Fitzgerald contribute to?
The Princeton Tiger and the Nassau Literary Magazine.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
True or false: Fitzgerald graduated from Princeton in 1917.
False: he was on academic probation and unlikely to graduate. If he had, he would have been in the class of 1917. Instead, he joined the army.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
What did Fitzgerald die of?
A heart attack.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
When did Fitzgerald die?
December 21, 1940.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
How did Zelda Fitzgerald die?
She died in a fire at Highland Hospital.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
When did Zelda Fitzgerald die?
1948.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
Who did Fitzgerald fall in love with at the end of his life?
He fell in love with a movie columnist, Sheilah Graham. Fitzgerald had his fatal heart attack in her appartment on December 21st, 1940.
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >
In what did Fitzgerald receive his only screen credit for adapting, in Hollywood?
The Three Comrades. (1938)
A Brief Life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. 4 December 2003. The University of South Carolina. 13 February 2005. < http://www.sc.edu/fitzgerald/biography.html >