Published in Time Magazine
Upton Sinclair Rank
Upton Sinclair Rank
About Upton Sinclair
Upton Sinclair was an American writer.
Books: "The Jungle", "Dragon's Teeth", "The Brass Check", "Oil!".
He wrote almost 100 books and he won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1943 for his novel "Dragon's Teeth". His 1927 book "Oil!" was adapted as the film "There Will Be Blood" in 2007, which won 2 Oscars.
His Personal Life
He was married 3 times and he had a son.
His most famous quote is: "It is difficult to get a man to understand something, when his salary depends upon his not understanding it."!
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Upton Sinclair's Popularity
Upton Sinclair was a famous American writer, who was born on September 20, 1878. As a person born on this date, Upton Sinclair is listed in our database as the 10th most popular celebrity for the day (September 20) and the 3rd most popular for the year (1878).
People born on September 20 fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin. Upton Sinclair is the 446th most popular Virgo.
Aside from information specific to Upton Sinclair's birthday, Upton Sinclair is the 3095th most famous American and ranks 17th in famous people born in Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
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