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Max Ehrmann
Birth: Sep. 26, 1872
Terre Haute
Vigo County
Indiana, USA
Death: Sep. 9, 1945

Author. Born in Terre Haute, Indiana, he studied law and philosophy at Harvard college , While at Harvard, he published his first book "A Farrago", in 1898. Returning to Terre Haute in 1898, He practiced law as Deputy States Attorney for two years. He wrote more than 20 books and poems that were published in newspapers and magazines. His most famous work was "Desiderata" published in 1927. (bio by: Bill Stevens Jr) 
 
Burial:
Highland Lawn Cemetery
Terre Haute
Vigo County
Indiana, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Bill Stevens Jr
Record added: Aug 27, 2004
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Max Ehrmann
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Max Ehrmann
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Max Ehrmann
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And though age and infirmity overtake me, / and I come not within sight of the castle of my dreams, / teach me still to be thankful for life, / and for time's olden memories that are good and sweet; / and may the evening's twilight find me gentle still. ~...(Read more)
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