Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle bio

Birth Name: Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Edinburgh

Date Of Birth: May 22, 1859

Date Of Death: July 7, 1930

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Scottish

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was born on the 22nd of May, 1859. He was known for being a Novelist. Scottish author of the legendary Sherlock Holmes detective novels. He also created the lesser- known character, Professor Challenger, and in addition to detective stories, wrote poetry, plays, and science-fiction works.

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was born in Edinburgh. He attended a Jesuit school in Austria in his youth and later studied medicine at the University of Edinburgh. Following his graduation, he held the position of ship surgeon on several whaling and naval vessels. In 1893, he attempted to kill off his most beloved character in order to create some free time for himself.

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was born in 1850s.

Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Sir’s Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle attended Hodder Place, Stonyhurst, and University of Edinburgh (medicine).


Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle
NICKNAME: Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle, Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle, Arthur Conan Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
RELIGION: Agnostic



Zodiac Sign: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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