Louise Fitzhugh

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Birthday
5, 1928
Birthplace
Tennessee
Death Date
Nov 19, 1974 (46)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
5, 1928
Birthplace
Tennessee
Death Date
Nov 19, 1974 (46)

About

American author who wrote the popular story Harriet the Spy in 1964 and its sequels, The Long Secret, Sport, and Nobody's Family is Going to Change.

Before Fame

She was involved in politics at Bard College and graduated from Barnard College in 1951.

Trivia

She has won many awards for her writing including the Sequoyah Book Award in 1967.

Family Life

She was raised by her wealthy father after her parents divorced when she was an infant.

Associated With

Her book Harriet the Spy inspired the film of the same name starring Michelle Trachtenberg.