Roger Hargreaves' Death

Born (Birthday) May 9, 1935

Death Date September 11, 1988

Age of Death 53 years

Cause of Death Stroke

Place of Death Kent and Sussex Hospital, Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom

Place of Burial Cowden, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Profession Children's Author

The children’s author Roger Hargreaves died at the age of 53. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Celebrated children’s author who wrote the Mr. Men and Little Miss books and received the Best Books of the Year award in 1983. His other book series include Timbuctoo and Walter Worm.

He was born in West Yorkshire, England to Alfred and Ethel Hargreaves. He and his wife, Christine, became parents to two sons and two daughters (Adam, Giles, Sophie, and Amelia).