Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Born: June 29, 1900
Died: July 31, 1944
Occupation: Novelist, aviator, writer
Biography: Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, officially Antoine Marie Jean-Baptiste Roger, comte de Saint Exupéry, was an aristocrat French writer, poet and pioneering aviator. He became a laureate of several of France's highest literary awards and also won the U.S. National Book Award.