Amantine Lucile Aurore Dupin, best known by her pseudonym George Sand, was a remarkable woman - a prodigious novelist, dramatist and campaigner for all manner of political reform. A rebellious, cross-dressing, cigar-smoking, scandalously-acting woman writer who lived at a time that was certainly much more of a man's world than today. Chopin was only one of many famous men in her life. After the relationship fell apart, in 1847, he scarcely composed again, before his death two years later.
Hemingway Fitzgerald, 1925 - In the 1920s, F. Scott Fitzgerald Ernest Hemingway became good friends, despite their frequently conflicting worldviews lifestyle choices. Only 3 years apart, their literary careers paralleled one another both authors reached worldwide acclaim by the time they were 30.