Critically-acclaimed Swedish children’s book author best known for creating the Pippi Longstocking series. Her other series include Karlsson-on-the-Roof and the Six Bullerby Children.
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|FULL NAME:||Astrid Lindgren|
|BIRTH DATE:||November 14, 1907|
|AGE:||112 years old|
Astrid Lindgren is a Children’s Author. She married Sture Lindgren in 1931 and gave birth to her daughter, Karin, in 1934. She created the Pippi Longstocking character for her daughter. After finishing school, she began working for a newspaper in Vimmerby, Sweden. She became romantically involved with the publication’s editor and gave birth to his illegitimate son in the mid-1920s.
DID YOU KNOW She was the second recipient of the Hans Christian Andersen Award.
FACT Her work earned her the Right Livelihood Award in 1994; Daniel Ellsberg won the same honor in 2006.
Currently, Astrid Lindgren is 112 years old. She will celebrate her 113th birthday on a Thursday, November 14th. Below we countdown to her upcoming birthday.
Astrid Lindgren’s zodiac sign is Scorpio. According to astrologers, Scorpio’s life pursuit is to survive against all opposition and a secret desire is to triumph. People of this zodiac sign like truth, facts, being right, longtime friends, teasing, a grand passion and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are: resourceful, brave, passionate, stubborn, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.
Astrid Lindgren was born in the Year of the Goat. The goat enjoys being alone with their thoughts. They’re creative thinkers and appreciate the arts. Though they’re economic and cautious, they can also be indecisive. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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