John Griffith Chaney (January 12, 1876 – November 22, 1916), better known as Jack London, was an American novelist, journalist and activist. A pioneer of commercial fiction and American magazines, he was one of the first American authors to become an international celebrity and earn a large fortune from writing.
Jack London (* 12.Januar 1876 in San Francisco, Kalifornien als John Griffith Chaney; † 22. November 1916 in Glen Ellen, Kalifornien) war ein US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller, Journalist und Fotograf.
On 14 June 2017, a high-rise fire broke out in the 24-storey Grenfell Tower block of flats in North Kensington, West London, at 00:54 BST. 72 people died, including two who later died in hospital, with more than 70 others being injured and 223 people escaping.