William Hope Hodgson Net Worth

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William Hope Hodgson Biography

William Hope Hodgson (15 November 1877 – April 1918) was an English author. He produced a large body of work, consisting of essays, short fiction, and novels, spanning several overlapping genres including horror, fantastic fiction and science fiction. Hodgson used his experiences at sea to lend authentic detail to his short horror stories, many of which are set on the ocean, including his series of linked tales forming the "Sargasso Sea Mythos". His novels such as The Night Land and The House on the Borderland feature more cosmic themes, but several of his novels also focus on horrors associated with the sea. Early in his writing career he dedicated effort to poetry, although few of his poems were published during his lifetime. He also attracted some notice as a photographer and achieved renown as a bodybuilder. He died in World War I at the age of 40.

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Quick Facts

Date Of BirthNovember 15, 1877
Place Of BirthBlackmore End, Essex, England
Weightabout 155 pounds
SpouseBetty Farnworth
Star SignScorpio

Interesting Facts

1He served as Lieutenant with the 11th Army Brigade (Royal Field Artillery) in Flanders when he was killed.
2His sister, Lissie Hodgson, was the executor of his estate. He was expected to become one of the finest writers of the supernatural and of the sea, before he was killed in action.)



The Fear2001TV Series story - 1 episode
The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes1971TV Series short story "The Horse of the Invisible" - 1 episode
Matango1963story "The Voice in the Night"
Suspicion1958TV Series story - 1 episode
The Pepsi-Cola Playhouse1954TV Series story - 1 episode
Chevron Theatre1952TV Series story - 1 episode

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