• Born date: 1875-09-01
  • Born in: Illinois
  • Death date: 1950-03-19
  • Death in: California
Edgar Rice Burroughs

Edgar Rice Burroughs (September 1, 1875 – March 19, 1950) was an American writer, best known for his creations of the jungle hero Tarzan and the heroic Mars adventurer John Carter, although he produced works in many genres.