Born: October 26, 1883
Died: November 8, 1970
Occupation: Writer, author, journalist, attorney, lecturer
Biography: Napoleon Hill was an American author who was one of the earliest producers of the modern genre of personal-success literature. He is widely considered to be one of the great writers on success. His most famous work, Think and Grow Rich, is one of the best-selling books of all time. Hill's works examined the power of personal beliefs, and the role they play in personal success.