Margaret Forster

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Birthday
25, 1938
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Feb 8, 2016 (77)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
25, 1938
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Feb 8, 2016 (77)

About

Acclaimed British fiction author, biographer, memoir writer, and literary critic. Her best-known works include Diary of an Ordinary Woman, Georgy Girl, and Precious Lives.

Before Fame

After graduating from Somerville College, Oxford with a degree in history, she taught briefly at Barnsbury Girls' School in London.

Trivia

She published Keeping the World Away, a slightly fictionalized biography of Welsh artist Gwen John, in 2006.

Family Life

She married broadcast journalist and writer Hunter Davies.

Associated With

She published an award-winning 1989 biography of poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning.

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