Which famous author was born in Saint Louis and wrote about his experiences growing up there?
The famous author who was born in Saint Louis and wrote about his experiences growing up there is Mark Twain.
Correct! Mark Twain, whose real name was Samuel Clemens, was born in Saint Louis on November 30, 1835. Many of his works, including "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer" and "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn," were inspired by his childhood experiences in the city and along the Mississippi River.