Roald Dahl is a famous author, he wrote lots of books for children and adults. He was born on September 13th 1916 in Llandaff, Cardiff. Sadly he died on September 23 1990 in Oxford. Roald Dahl was a British novelist, short story writer, poet, screenwriter, and fighter pilot. His books have sold more than 250 million copies worldwide.
Quotes said by Roald Dahl:
A little nonsense now and then, is cherished by the wisest men.
He was 6 foot and 6 inches tall. He ate a Kit Kat every day; he saved the wrappers and screwed them up in a ball. he wrote with yellow pencils on yellow paper and had a yellow door.
2016 marks 100 years since the birth of Roald Dahl – the world’s number one storyteller.Throughout 2016, there will be celebrations for Roald Dahl 100, focusing on Roald Dahl’s gloriumptious stories and characters and delivering a year packed with squiffling surprises and treats for everyone.