A. A. Milne

A. A. Milne

Born: January 18, 1882

Died: January 31, 1956

Nationality: English

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.

Source/Notes: Not That It Matters (1920). Sometimes misquoted as "... if a fellow really likes potatoes, ..."

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