Anthony Browne

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Birthday
11, 1946
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthplace
England

About

British author and illustrator of children's books who has written over 40 books. His works include Gorilla, Bear Hunt, and Willy the Wizard.

Before Fame

He studied graphic design at Leeds College of Art, graduating in 1967.

Trivia

In the year 2000, he won the Hans Christian Andersen Award, the highest prize awarded to creators of children's books.

Family Life

He was born to Jack and Doris May Browne, who owned a pub.

Associated With

He and Wanda Gag are both successful children's book authors.