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Ade, George

Born: 1866 AD
Died: 1944 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Columnist, Playwrights, Writers

1866 – Born on the 9th of February in Kentland, Indiana.

1877 – He graduated from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana.

         – He became a member of the Sigma Chi fraternity.

1890 – He joined the Chicago Morning News, which later became the Chicago Record.

         – He wrote the column, Stories of the Streets and of Town.

         – His well-known "fables in slang" also made their first appearance in this popular column.

1902 – He built a home near the town of Brook, Indiana.

1908 – He became known for hosting a campaign.

1944 – He died in Brook, Indiana on the 16th of May, and buried in Fairlawn Cemetery in Kentland.