To conclude, without much work you can create an interesting biography essay. You need to remember a few tricks and you are on your way to creating an engaging and interesting article that not only keeps your readers interested, but also presents the person you wrote about in a manner which evokes the attention of the reader. Using a clear thesis grab the reader's attention and let them know what it is they will be hearing about. By including facts which compliment main points of the person's life will keep the reader wanting to continue reading because the biography will engage the reader in a manner different than many purely factual biographies by providing insights which may often be overlooked. Good luck, and remember that no matter how factual a paper may be, unless it is interesting no one really cares what it is about.
'…I had not known my father very well. We had got on badly, partly because we shared, in our different fashions, the vice of stubborn pride. When he was dead I realized that I had hardly ever spoken to him. When he had been dead a long time I began to wish I had. It seems to be typical of life in America, where opportunities, real and fancied, are thicker than anywhere else on the globe, that the second generation has no time to talk to the first. No one, including my father, seems to have known exactly how old he was, but his mother had been born during slavery. He was of the first generation of free men. He, along with thousands of other Negroes, came North after 1919 and I was part of that generation which had never seen the landscape of what Negroes sometimes call the Old Country…'