What did mark twain do?

Answer he wrote books He didn't just write books, he got his fake name from a riverboat on the Mississippi. his real name is Samuel Clemens. His Father's name is John Marshell Clemens, His mother's name ... Read More »

Top Q&A For: What did mark twain do

What Army did Mark Twain join?

Mark Twain (the pseudonym of the author Samuel Clemens) never joined an Army. Clemens however served in 1861 in the Confederate Army during Civil War as a second lieutenant. After a few inglorious ... Read More »

What is the origin of the name Mark Twain?

Mark Twain was the pen name of writer Samuel Langhorne Clemens, and it originated from the time Clemens spent as a riverboat pilot. The word "mark" indicated that the river's depth was 6 feet, and ... Read More »

What other pseudonym did mark twain use?

Mark Twain, author of "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer," used several pseudonyms before settling on Twain. His other pseudonyms included W. Epaminondas Adrastus Perkins and Thomas Jefferson Snodgrass.... Read More »

What color suit was Mark Twain famous for wearing?

Celebrated American author Mark Twain disdained wearing dark suits. He became known for his white suits, although he started wearing them in 1906, just four years before his 1910 death. The Mark T... Read More »