A. A. Milne

1882 - 1956

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Alan Alexander Milne (; 18 January 1882 – 31 January 1956) was an English author, best known for his books about the teddy bear Winnie-the-Pooh and for various poems. Milne was a noted writer, primarily as a playwright, before the huge success of Pooh overshadowed all his previous work. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of A. A. Milne has received more than 4,406,765 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 50 in 2019). A. A. Milne is the 787th most popular writer (down from 637th in 2019), the 623rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 473rd in 2019) and the 81st most popular British Writer.

A. A. Milne is most famous for his children's book, Winnie the Pooh.

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  • 4.98

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Among writers, A. A. Milne ranks 787 out of 5,794Before him are Tirso de Molina, Friedrich Gottlieb Klopstock, Jens Peter Jacobsen, Franz Grillparzer, H. Rider Haggard, and James Brendan Connolly. After him are Thomas Malory, L. Frank Baum, Arthur Adamov, Joseph Murphy, Edmond de Goncourt, and Sinclair Lewis.

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Among people born in 1882, A. A. Milne ranks 44Before him are Rodolfo Graziani, Robert H. Goddard, Nicolai Hartmann, Yanka Kupala, Lluís Companys, and Boris Shaposhnikov. After him are René Coty, Friedrich Dollmann, Éamon de Valera, B. Traven, Karol Szymanowski, and Jean Giraudoux. Among people deceased in 1956, A. A. Milne ranks 21Before him are Bela Lugosi, Konstantin Päts, Juho Kusti Paasikivi, Kenji Mizoguchi, Risto Ryti, and Émile Borel. After him are Reinhold Glière, Josef Hoffmann, Wilhelm Miklas, H. L. Mencken, Anastasio Somoza García, and Alexander Dovzhenko.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, A. A. Milne ranks 623 out of 6,924Before him are Bobby Robson (1933), Gladwyn Jebb (1900), Saint Malachy (1094), H. Rider Haggard (1856), Tim Curry (1946), and Thomas Cranmer (1489). After him are Thomas Malory (1405), Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston (1784), Edgar Wallace (1875), William Oughtred (1574), Leslie Howard (1893), and Wilkie Collins (1824).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, A. A. Milne ranks 81Before him are Jane Hawking (1944), Henry Fielding (1707), Alfred, Lord Tennyson (1809), Samuel Richardson (1689), Ian McEwan (1948), and H. Rider Haggard (1856). After him are Thomas Malory (1405), Edgar Wallace (1875), Wilkie Collins (1824), David Irving (1938), John Fowles (1926), and Ann Radcliffe (1764).