Hemingway featured as ‘the ultimate alpha male’

Portrait of Ernest Hemingway as an American Red Cross volunteer during World War I, Milan, Italy. | Ernest Hemingway Collection. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston.
Portrait of Ernest Hemingway as an American Red Cross volunteer during World War I, Milan, Italy. | Ernest Hemingway Collection. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston.

Ernest Hemingway would be 115 today, and for that we’ve shared what others have to say about the author — deemed by some as the “most interesting man in the world.” According to Huffington Post:

The events of his life sound like the stuff of novels: his service as an ambulance driver during World War I, his two near-death experiences while on a safari in Africa, his sail through the Caribbean aboard a 38-foot fishing boat.

His rugged life earned him a reputation for being almost comically masculine, and when the words “alpha male” are uttered, he’s one of the examples that springs to mind.

Hemingway also was a fan of walks, according to this post from Huffington Post’s Editor-in-Chief Arianna Huffington:

[See more of the 15 photos at Huffington Post]

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