Arnold Bennett was an English writer, primarily of fiction, but also of journalism, propaganda, and film. He refused a knighthood in 1918.
|Full Name||Enoch Arnold Bennett|
|Birth Date||May 27, 1867|
|Death Date||March 27, 1931|
|Born||Hanley, Staffordshire, England, UK|
|Died||London, England, UK|
|Cause of Death||typhoid fever|
|Education||University of London|
|Mother||Sarah Ann Longson|
unnamed French-born woman
|Children||Virginia Bennett Eldin|
Bennett was encouraged to start writing by Max Aitken, Lord Beaverbrook.
Virginia Woolf was a vocal critic of Bennett's work, calling him too traditional.
Bennett collaborated with Eden Phillpotts.