Profession: Children's Author
Why Famous: Author, illustrator, natural scientist and conservationist; best known for her children’s books featuring Peter Rabbit. Squirrel Nutkin, Mrs Tiggy-Winkle, etc.
- 1913-10-15 Author Beatrix Potter (47) weds solicitor William Heelis at St Mary Abbots in Kensington, London
- 1893-09-04 English author Beatrix Potter first writes the story of Peter Rabbit for a 5 year old boy
- 1902-10-02 Beatrix Potter's "The Tale of Peter Rabbit" is published by Frederick Warne & Co. in London