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October 31st, 1892: Happy Anniversary Sherlock Holmes

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October 31st, 1892: Happy Anniversary Sherlock Holmes

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Happy Halloween! 1892 – Arthur Conan Doyle publishes the Adventures of Sherlock Holmes. After Doyle attended medical school, he moved to London, where he practiced medicine and wrote the first Sherlock Holmes story, “A Study in Scarlet”.

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