Kenneth S. Lynn

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Kenneth Schuyler Lynn (June 17, 1923[1] – June 24, 2001) was an American author, historian, and professor who was known for his biographical studies of famous people such as Mark Twain, Charlie Chaplin, Ernest Hemingway,[2] Theodore Dreiser, William Dean Howells, and Harriet Beecher Stowe.[3] Born in Cleveland, he also taught at Johns Hopkins University for 20 years.[2]


  1. ^ U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007
  2. ^ a b Saxon, Wolfgang (2001-07-03). "Kenneth S. Lynn, 78, Biographer of Hemingway and Chaplin". The New York Times. Retrieved 2012-04-05.
  3. ^ "Kenneth S. Lynn, 78 Award-winning biographer". Chicago Tribune. 2001-06-30. Retrieved 2012-04-05.