Asked by: Bubakary Diaz Pintadoasked in category: General Last Updated: 2nd February, 2020
Why did O'Henry change his name to O Henry?
In this manner, what is O Henry's real name?
William Sydney Porter
Also, how did O'Henry die? Diabetes
Similarly, it is asked, what does the O in O'Henry stand for?
According to another explanation, the "O" stands for "Olivier," the French version of "Oliver" (though why he chose "Olivier" he doesn't say). ( Source) O. Henry was a convicted criminal and a one-time fugitive.
Who was O Henry's second wife?
On June 5, 1910, at the age of 47, O. Henry died from cirrhosis of the liver and other health complications. (Many years later, his second wife from a short marriage, Sarah Lindsey Coleman, would emphatically proclaim he died from diabetes, not the bottle.)