Biography

Mildred Augustine Wirt Benson was an American journalist and author of children's books. She wrote some of the earliest Nancy Drew mysteries and created the detective's adventurous personality. Born: July 10, 1905, Ladora, IA

Died: May 28, 2002, Ladora, IA

Mildred Augustine Wirt Benson was an American journalist and author of children's books. She wrote some of the earliest Nancy Drew mysteries and created the detective's adventurous personality. Born: July 10, 1905, Ladora, IA

Died: May 28, 2002, Ladora, IA

Personal Info

Known For Writing

Gender Female

Known Credits 7

Birthday 1905-07-10

Day of Death 2002-05-28

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Writing TV ShowsMovies

2019 Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase Novel
2007 Nancy Drew Characters
2002 Nancy Drew Writer
1939 Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase Story
1939 Nancy Drew... Trouble Shooter Story
1939 Nancy Drew... Reporter Story
1938 Nancy Drew: Detective Story

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