Ring Lardner

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Ring Lardner


Born
in Niles, Michigan, The United States
March 06, 1885

Died
September 25, 1933

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Ringgold Wilmer Lardner was an American sports columnist and short story writer best known for his satirical takes on the sports world, marriage, and the theatre.

Father of author Ring Lardner Jr.

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