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Dashiell hammett was born on the eastern shore of maryland in 1894 the second of three children, he dropped out of school at the age of. I knew very little about dashiell hammett, writer of, the maltese falcon, until i found this detailed biography from the early years, when he struggled with. Dashiell hammett is the author of the classic crime novel the maltese falcon, dashiell hammett was born in st mary's county, maryland #otd in 1894. From his first novel to his last, dashiell hammett never strayed far from the hard- boiled detective story he put on the map learn more at.