She was born on 08 Nov 1908 in St.Louis County, Missouri, USA  and her parents were Edna E. (Fischel) and George Gellhorn.
Martha Ellis Gellhorn had her first major affair was with the French economist, Bertrand de Jouvenel. It began in 1930, when she was 22 years old, and lasted until 1934. She would have married him, if his wife had consented to a divorce. 
Martha first married in November 1940 to Ernest Miller Hemingway.
Martha married secondly about 1954 to Thomas Stanley Matthews.
She reported on virtually every major world conflict that took place during her 60-year career. 
"... considered by the London Daily Telegraph, among others, to be one of the greatest war correspondents of the 20th century ... life long friend of Eleanor Roosevelt ... published numerous books ... resented her reflected fame as Hemingway's third wife, remarking that she had no intention of "being a footnote in someone else's life". "
She died on 16 Feb 1998 in London, England. 
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