Philippa Gregory

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Birthday
9, 1954
Birthplace
Kenya
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
9, 1954 (age 65)
Birthplace
Kenya

About

British historical fiction author most well known for her 2001 novel The Other Boleyn Girl. The book won Romantic Novel of the Year in 2002 and was made into a feature film in 2008.

Before Fame

She studied English and history at the University of Sussex, and got her doctorate in 18th Century literature from the University of Edinburgh.

Trivia

In 1993, she established the charity Gardens for The Gambia, which builds low-cost, easy to maintain wells in the gardens of schools and communities in The Gambia.

Family Life

She was married three times and had six children and stepchildren.

Associated With

Scarlett Johansson was cast as Mary Boleyn in the film adaptation of The Other Boleyn Girl.