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About Zelda Fitzgerald
Zelda Fitzgerald was an American socialite, novelist, short story writer and poet best remembered for being the wife of the renowned author F. Scott Fitzgerald. In 1992, she was posthumously inducted into the Alabama Women's Hall of Fame.
She was born to Minerva Buckner "Minnie" Machen and Anthony Dickinson Sayre. She grew up with four older siblings. She and Scott had a daughter named Frances "Scottie" Fitzgerald.
In 1924, she overdosed on sleeping pills but survived.
She lived an extremely wild life during her younger years.
Throughout her adult life, she suffered from severe mental illness and was institutionalized multiple times.
She began taking ballet lessons in her late 20s in the hope of becoming a professional dancer.
In 1948, she and eight other women were killed in a fire at the Highland Hospital.
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Famous quotes by Zelda Fitzgerald
By the time a person has achieved years adequate for choosing a direction, the die is cast and the moment has long since passed which determined the future.Zelda Fitzgerald
Nobody has ever measured, not even poets, how much the heart can hold.Zelda Fitzgerald
We grew up founding our dreams on the infinite promise of American advertising. I still believe that one can learn to play the piano by mail and that mud will give you a perfect complexion.Zelda Fitzgerald
Zelda Fitzgerald's Popularity
Zelda Fitzgerald was a famous American author, who was born on July 24, 1900. As a person born on this date, Zelda Fitzgerald is listed in our database as the 21st most popular celebrity for the day (July 24) and the 4th most popular for the year (1900).
People born on July 24 fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion. Zelda Fitzgerald is the 459th most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Zelda Fitzgerald's birthday, Zelda Fitzgerald is the 2832nd most famous American and ranks 2nd in famous people born in Montgomery, Alabama, U.S.
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