Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s 147th Birthday Doodle

Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle if famous for writing fictional stories with Sherlock Holmes as main character.Arthur is famous for his fictional stories which are generally considered milestones in the field of crime fiction.

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's 147th Birthday Doodle
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s 147th Birthday Doodle (May 21, 2006)

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is also a Scottish physician other than a writer and also become famous by creating a second character for his frictional stories, known by Professor Challenger. Arthur also known as a profile writer and extended his field of writing to fantasy and science fiction stories, poetry, plays, non-fiction, historical novels and romances.

Although Doyle studied medicine at the University of Edinburgh, he was interested in literature and writing. At  earlier days ,was appointed as a doctor on the Greenland whaler Hope of Peterhead, in 1880 and Arthur joined his George Turnavine Budd as a partner at medical practice.

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle( 1859 –1930)
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle( 1859 –1930) [Image Credit : Arnold Genthe]
Arthur began to write stories on the time in which he waiting patients in the clinic. Although he struggles to get publishers at starting time he began to gets good reviews after publishing his article ‘A Study in Scarlet’ in ‘Beeton’s Christmas Annual ‘.

The worldwide famous stories of Arthur Conan Doyle are about Sherlock Homes and this crime fiction story is largely accepted. Google released a Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s 147th Birthday Doodle   on May 21, 2006 . The Arthur Birthday Google Doodle contains his famous character Sherlock Homes itself.

The lens and footprints are shown as a way of honoring Doyel’s crime fiction stories. The character Sherlock Homes was a memorable character for his readers as it also stolen many hearts. So it is apt to give his famous character in the doodle published onArthur Conan Doyle’s 147th Birthday. The famous writerArthur passed away on 7 July 1930.