Pelham Grenville Wodehouse
Wodehouse at age 49
15 October 1881
|Died||14 February 1975|
|Occupation||Comic novelist, short-story writer and playwright|
P.G. Wodehouse, in full Sir Pelham Grenville Wodehouse (15 October 1881 - 14 February 1975) was an English comic novelist, short-story writer and playwright, best known as the creator of the 'Jeeves' character and series of novels. He was born in Guildford, Surrey. He died of a heart attack in Southampton, New York.
Inspiration[change | change source]
Wodehouse claims to have gotten inspiration for his characters by being like them: born into a rich family, and inheriting much money, making him rich and financially free.