Arthur Conan Doyle
Doyle's Holmes never once uttered the phrase, "Elementary, my dear Watson." This phrase was used in the first "talkie" to feature the famous consulting detective.
His first Sherlock Holmes story
Author of Sherlock Holmes novels
Windlesham Estate; Crowborough Sussex England. In 1955, Doyle's family sold Windlesham, which was turned into a hotel. The bodies of Conan Doyle and his wife, Jean, were moved to a grave at Minstead Churchyard, Hampshire
1859-1930. Writer, created Sherlock Holmes, the world’s best-known detective
A Scottish author most noted for his stories about the detective Sherlock Holmes.
The Hound of the Baskervilles, 1902
"The Hound of the Baskervilles", 1902
Hamlet on the edge of Dartmoor, from "The Hound of the Baskervilles"
Sherlock Holmes creator, d. 1930
He is the most famous detective ever to walk there corridors of Scotland Yard, yet he existed only in the fertile imagination of a writer.