A. A. Milne
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Born: January 18, 1882

Died: January 31, 1956 (aged 74)

Nationality: English

Occupation: Author, novelist, playwright, poet

Bio: Alan Alexander Milne was an English author, best known for his books about the teddy bear Winnie-the-Pooh and for various children's poems. Milne was a noted writer, primarily as a playwright, before the huge success of Pooh overshadowed all his previous work.

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