Rudayard Kipling born december 30, 1865, in mumbai.he died january 18,1936 at middlesex hospital.He was an english short-story writer,poems,and novaliest. was remembered for his tales and poems of british soliders in india, and his tales for children. he won the nobel prize in literature.his childrens names were elsie kipling,josephine kipling,jhon kipling. His nationality is british,and he has a wife and three kids. He was influenced by Robert A. Heinlein. Jhon W. Campbell,Roald Dahl,Poul Anderson. He was the first english-language writer to recive the noble prize for literature.