A. A. Milne
Born: January 18, 1882
Died: January 31, 1956
Occupation: Author, novelist, playwright, poet
Biography: 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.