• Born date: 1882-01-18
  • Born in: London
  • Death date: 1956-01-31
  • Death in: England
A. A. Milne

Alan Alexander Milne (/ˈmɪln/; 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 children's poems. Milne was a noted writer, primarily as a playwright, before the huge success of Pooh overshadowed all his previous work.