• Born date: 1945-02-13
  • Born in: n.a.
Simon Schama

Simon Michael Schama, CBE (born 13 February 1945) is a British historian specialising in art history, Dutch history, and French history. He is a University Professor of History and Art History at Columbia University, New York. He first came to popular public attention with his history of the French Revolution titled Citizens, published in 1989.