Margaret Craven

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Birthday
13, 1901
Birthplace
Montana
Death Date
Jul 19, 1980 (79)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
13, 1901
Birthplace
Montana
Death Date
Jul 19, 1980 (79)

About

A twentieth-century American author, she is best known for I Heard the Owl Call My Name and Walk Gently This Good Earth. Her literary works sold over a million copies during her lifetime.

Before Fame

Early in her literary career, she worked as the secretary to the managing editor of the Mercury Herald.

Trivia

She nearly went blind due to a bacterial infection of the eyes.

Family Life

She was the daughter of Arthur J. Craven and Emily K. Craven.

Associated With

She and Max Baucus both attended Stanford University.