Who said: "Truth is stranger than fiction"?: Information Roundup
Who said: "Truth is stranger than fiction"?
"Truth is stranger than fiction" is a popular condensation of a thought expressed in Lord Byron's Don Juan (1823):
Truth Stranger Than Fiction (1858) is the title of the autobiography of Josiah Henson, who was born a slave on a Maryland plantation and who was the reputed prototype of Uncle Tom in Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin.'Tis strange—but true; for truth is always strange,—Stranger than fiction.