A SINISTER real-life murder inspired Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
to write the Sherlock Holmes stories, an author has claimed.
Undoubtedly, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
was a genius who successfully planted the suspicious coils, bringing together the mystery and richly varying characters.
The concept is of a young Arthur Conan Doyle
super-sleuthing long before he grows into the famous creator of Sherlock Holmes.
HSir Arthur Conan Doyle
brought Sherlock Holmes to life.
And here comes the Sherlock connection - he also became the brother-in-law of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
who penned the worldrenowned tales about the fictional private detective.
Synopsis: As a young medical student, Arthur Conan Doyle
studied in Edinburgh under the vigilant eye of a diagnostic genius, Dr.
Scottish writer and physician Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
lived in Aston for several months from 1879 to 1882 as a dispensing assistant in a pharmacy, while away from his studies at Edinburgh University.
Comedian Stephen Mangan (right) plays Sherlock Holmes author Arthur Conan Doyle
, who teams up with escapologist Harry Houdini to solve supernatural crimes in the Edwardian days.
Almost 100 years ago Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
- the Scots author of Sherlock Holmes - met and became friends with Harry Houdini, the illusionist and stunt performer who was the world's most paid entertainer.
at the request of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
, who is being investigated as a possible murder suspect in Houdini's death.
YOU don't have to be Sherlock Holmes to deduce that the first ever convention celebrating the life of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
would be held in Birmingham.
The family of Sherlock Holmes creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
are suing the makers of Mr Holmes, a new film about the great detective's last years.