A. A. Milne
Person Male Born 18/1/1882 Died 31/1/1956
Author. Born Henley House, Mortimer Road, Kilburn. Best known as the creator of Winnie-the-Pooh and Christopher Robin, named after his son. Died at his home in Hartfield, Sussex, on the edge of Ashdown Forest, where he had retired in 1955 and where the Pooh stories were set.
The real Christopher Robin recorded some of his father's songs, set to music by Harold Fraser-Simson, and was bullied at school for this.
Londonist have posted AA Milne's London - one in an irregular series of various people's London - always interesting.