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Kenneth Grahame

Born: 8-Mar-1859
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: 6-Jul-1932
Location of death: Pangborne, Berkshire, England
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, St. Cross Church, Holywell, Oxford, England

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Novelist

Nationality: Scotland
Executive summary: The Wind in the Willows

Also known for his short story, The Reluctant Dragon (1898). The Wind in the Willows was adapted for the stage by A. A. Milne as Toad of Toad Hall (1929).

Father: James Cunningham Grahame (lawyer, d. 1887 alcoholism)
Mother: Bessie Ingles (d. 1864 scarlet fever)
Sister: Helen
Brother: Willie
Brother: Roland
Wife: Elspeth Thomson (b. 1862, m. 22-Jul-1899, d. 1946)
Son: Alistair ("Mouse", b. 12-May-1900, d. 7-May-1920 suicide by train)

    High School: St. Edward's School, Oxford, England (1868-75)

    Bank of England Secretary to the Bank (1898-1908)
    Bank of England (1879-98)
    Assassination Attempt shot at by George Robinson (24-Nov-1903)

Author of books:
Pagan Papers (1893, essays, stories)
The Golden Age (1895)
Dream Days (1898)
The Wind in the Willows (1908)


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