E. B. White

He was born on July 11, 1899 (died on October 01, 1985, he was 86 years old) as Elwyn Brooks White. His nickname was White Elwyn Brooks (full name).


Elwyn Brooks E. B. White was an American writer. He was a contributor to The New Yorker magazine and a co-author of the English language style guide The Elements of Style which is commonly known as Strunk & White. He also wrote books for children including Charlotte's Web Stuart Little and The Trumpet of the Swan. Charlotte's Web was voted the top children's novel in a 2012 survey of School Library Journal readers not for the first time. read more

Is E. B. White still alive?

No, he died on 10/01/1985, 35 years ago. He was 86 years old when he died. Cause of death: Alzheimer's disease. He died in Brooklin and buried in Brooklin .

What was E.'s zodiac sign?

E. B. White zodiac sign was cancer.


E. B. White had 1 sibling. Stanley (8 years older)

Awards (6)

Awarded Newbery Honor in 1952 , awarded Children's Literature Legacy Award in 1969 , awarded Pulitzer Prize Special Citations and Awards , awarded PEN New England Award , awarded Hans Christian Andersen Award ,


He graduated from Cornell University


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He had one child, Joel (67) . When his first child, Joel White, was born, E. B. White was 30 years old.

E. B. White's child

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When is E. B. White's next birthday?

E. B. White was born on the , which was a Tuesday

His real name:
Birth name of E. B. White is Elwyn Brooks White
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