Anton Chekhov was a Russian writer who is famous for the Short stories and the Plays in the leading 19th and 20th Centuries. Anton Chekhov was born in Taganrog, Russia on 29th January 1860 and died on 15th July 1904 in Germany. His short stories are held in high esteem by writers and critics. Chekhov is also referred to as the Medical doctor throughout his literary career. He once said “Medicine is my Lawful Wife” and “Literature is my Mistress”. He was the author of hundreds of short stories and there are several plays which he had written. He was the greatest Russian storyteller and the father of modern drama.