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English comedic writer best known for his travelogue Three Men in a Boat. He also wrote the collections of essays Idle Thoughts of an Idle Fellow and Second Thoughts of an Idle Fellow.
He began working at the age of fifteen and collected coal by the railways for four years before becoming an actor.
He volunteered as an ambulance driver for the French Army during World War I.
He married Georgina Marris in 1888
Russell Ash was another well known humor writer.
How did Jerome K. Jerome die?
Jerome K. Jerome's death was caused by Stroke.Jerome suffered a paralytic stroke and a cerebral haemorrhage in June 1927, on a motoring tour from Devon to London via Cheltenham and Northampton. He lay in Northampton General Hospital for two weeks before dying on 14 June.
|Cause of death||Stroke|
|Age of death||68 years|
|Birthday||May 2, 1859|
|Death date||June 14, 1927|
|Place of death||Northampton General Hospital, Northampton, United Kingdom|
|Place of burial||N/A|
Love is like the measles; we all have to go through it.Jerome K. Jerome
Nothing is more beautiful than the love that has weathered the storms of life. The love of the young for the young, that is the beginning of life. But the love of the old for the old, that is the beginning of things longer.Jerome K. Jerome
What I am looking for is a blessing not in disguise.Jerome K. Jerome
It is so pleasant to come across people more stupid than ourselves. We love them at once for being so.Jerome K. Jerome
It is in our faults and failings, not in our virtues, that we touch each other, and find sympathy. It is in our follies that we are one.Jerome K. Jerome