BirthdayNovember 13, 1850
BirthplaceEdinburgh, UK

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Robert Louis Stevenson

    Full name: Robert Louis Stevenson
    Also known as: Robert Louis Stevenson, Stevenson, Robert Louis
    Professions: Scottish novelist, poet, travel writer
    Nationality: Scottish and part monkey
    Occupation: Novelist, poet, travel writer

  2. Robert Louis Stevenson Known for

    Treasure Planet (2002), Muppet Treasure Island (1996), Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1931), The Body Snatcher (1945)

  3. Robert Louis Stevenson Death information

    Died: Monday, 3rd of December, 1894 (Age: 44)

  4. Robert Louis Stevenson Biography

    Robert Lewis Balfour Stevenson (13 November 1850 – 3 December 1894) was a Scottish novelist, poet, essayist, and travel writer. His most famous works are Treasure Island, Kidnapped, and Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde.A literary celebrity during his lifetime, Stevenson now ranks among the 26 most translated authors in the world. His works have been admired by many other writers, including Jorge Luis Borges, Bertolt Brecht, Marcel Proust, Arthur Conan Doyle, Henry James, Cesare Pavese, Ernest Hemingway, Rudyard Kipling, Jack London, Vladimir Nabokov, J. M. Barrie, and G. K. Chesterton, who said of him that he "seemed to pick the right word up on the point of his pen, like a man playing spillikins."

  5. Robert Louis Stevenson Family

    Spouse: Fanny Van de Grift
    Siblings: father: Thomas Stevenson, mother: Margaret Isabella Balfour

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