Roald Dahl

  • Born

    born on September 13, 1916, in Llandaff, South Wales.
  • Graduation

    Dahl graduated from Repton in 1932.
  • Adventure

    Dahl joined the Royal Air Force and became a World War II fighter pilot.
  • 1st marrage

    Dahl married film actress Patricia Neal
  • becomes children's writer

    Dahl first established himself as a children’s writer in 1961
  • Period: to


    he published the book James and the Giant Peach, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Fantastic Fox, The Witches, and Matilda.
  • 2nd marrage

    Dahl married to Felicity Ann Crosland
  • death

    After suffering an unspecified infection, Roald Dahl died on November 23, 1990.