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Frances Hodgson Burnett (1849–1924)


Born in Manchester, England on November 24 1849, Frances Eliza Hodgson was the eldest daughter in a family of two boys and three girls. After her father's death when she was three years old, the Hodgsdons experienced severe financial difficulties. As a young girl, she would scrawl little stories on sheets of old notebooks, as she was unable to ... See full bio »

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 2020 The Secret Garden (novel)
 2017 The Secret Garden (based on the book: "The Secret Garden" by)
 2015 The Misselthwaite Archives (TV Series) (novel "The Secret Garden" - 42 episodes)
- New Beginnings (2015) ... (novel "The Secret Garden")
- Lost and Found (2015) ... (novel "The Secret Garden")
- Memories (2015) ... (novel "The Secret Garden")
- Flashback (2015) ... (novel "The Secret Garden")
- Planning Committee (2015) ... (novel "The Secret Garden")
 2012 Little Lady (TV Movie) (novel)
 2012 The Making of a Lady (TV Movie) (novel 'The Making of a Marchioness')
 2009 A Little Princess (TV Series) (based on the novel by - 10 episodes)
- Episode #1.10 (2009) ... (based on the novel by)
- Episode #1.9 (2009) ... (based on the novel by)
- Episode #1.8 (2009) ... (based on the novel by)
- Episode #1.7 (2009) ... (based on the novel by)
- Episode #1.6 (2009) ... (based on the novel by)
 2007 Princess Sarah (TV Series) (story)
 2006 Strain: Strategic Armored Infantry (TV Series) (original story: "A Little Princess" - 5 episodes)
- Tsukisenu onshû (2006) ... (original story: "A Little Princess")
- Rîzunâ sêna (2006) ... (original story: "A Little Princess")
- Akôsoku no akumu (2006) ... (original story: "A Little Princess")
- Zetsubô no pureryûdo (2006) ... (original story: "A Little Princess")
- Deai (2006) ... (original story: "A Little Princess")
 2003 Little Lord Fauntleroy (novel)
 2000 Il ritorno del piccolo Lord (TV Movie) (novel)
 2000 Return to the Secret Garden (characters from The Secret Garden)
 2000 Back to the Secret Garden (characters from The Secret Garden)
 1997 Malenkaya printsessa (novel)
 1996 Il piccolo lord (TV Movie) (novel)
 1996 Cedie (novel "Little Lord Fauntleroy" - uncredited)
 1995 Sarah... ang munting prinsesa (novel "A Little Princess")
 1995 A Little Princess (novel)
 1995 Little Lord Fauntleroy (TV Mini Series) (novel - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1995) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.5 (1995) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (1995) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1995) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1995) ... (novel)
 1994 ABC Weekend Specials (TV Series short) (book - 1 episode)
- The Secret Garden (1994) ... (book)
 1993 The Secret Garden (book)
 1991-1992 Anime himitsu no hanazono (TV Series) (story - 39 episodes)
- Maho (1992) ... (story)
- Himitsuno niwa yosayonara (1992) ... (story)
- Hokinsu hadokoda? (1992) ... (story)
- Konnani hiroi no rondon ha? (1992) ... (story)
- Rondon ni iko u (1992) ... (story)
 1987 The Secret Garden (TV Movie) (novel "The Secret Garden")
 1987 A Little Princess (TV Mini Series) (novel - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1987) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.5 (1987) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (1987) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1987) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1987) ... (novel)
 1985 Little Princess Sara (TV Series) (novel - 46 episodes)
- Mata au nichi made (1985) ... (novel)
- Minchin inchô no kôkai (1985) ... (novel)
- Oo, kono-koda! (1985) ... (novel)
- Shiawase no suteki na kodzutsumi (1985) ... (novel)
- Yuki no hi no tsiuhô (1985) ... (novel)
 1982 The Adventures of Little Lord Fauntleroy (TV Movie) (novel)
 1982 Jackanory (TV Series) (book - 5 episodes)
- The Secret Garden: Part 5 - Magic (1982) ... (book)
 1980 Little Lord Fauntleroy (TV Movie) (based on the novel by)
 1976 Little Lord Fauntleroy (TV Mini Series) (novel - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1976) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.5 (1976) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (1976) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1976) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1976) ... (novel)
 1975 The Secret Garden (TV Series) (by - 7 episodes)
- Magic (1975) ... (by)
- When the Sun Went Down (1975) ... (by)
- A Tantrum (1975) ... (by)
- I Am Colin (1975) ... (by)
- The Door in the Wall (1975) ... (by)
 1973 A Little Princess (TV Series) (novel - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1973) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.5 (1973) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (1973) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1973) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1973) ... (novel)
 1966 Lille Lord Fauntleroy (TV Mini Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1966) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1966) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1966) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1966) ... (novel)
 1965 Novela (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- El pequeño Lord (1965) ... (novel)
 1962/I Der kleine Lord (TV Movie) (novel "Little Lord Fauntleroy")
 1962/II Der kleine Lord (TV Movie) (novel "Little Lord Fauntleroy")
 1960 Il piccolo lord (TV Mini Series) (novel "Little Lord Fauntleroy" - 5 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (1960) ... (novel "Little Lord Fauntleroy")
- Episode #1.4 (1960) ... (novel "Little Lord Fauntleroy")
- Episode #1.3 (1960) ... (novel "Little Lord Fauntleroy")
- Episode #1.2 (1960) ... (novel "Little Lord Fauntleroy")
- Episode #1.1 (1960) ... (novel "Little Lord Fauntleroy")
 1960 The Secret Garden (TV Series) (novel "The Secret Garden" - 8 episodes)
- I Shall Live for Ever and Ever (1960) ... (novel "The Secret Garden")
- Magic (1960) ... (novel "The Secret Garden")
- A Tantrum (1960) ... (novel "The Secret Garden")
- I Am Colin (1960) ... (novel "The Secret Garden")
- The Door in the Wall (1960) ... (novel "The Secret Garden")
 1959 O Jardim Encantado (TV Series) (novel "The Secret Garden" - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1959) ... (novel "The Secret Garden")
 1957 Matinee Theatre (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Sara Crewe (1957) ... (story)
 1957 Little Lord Fauntleroy (TV Mini Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
- The Exposure (1957) ... (novel)
- An Unwelcome Visitor (1957) ... (novel)
- The Arrival (1957) ... (novel)
- A Great Surprise (1957) ... (novel)
 1957 Sara Crewe (TV Series) (novel "A Little Princess" - 6 episodes)
- Part 6 (1957) ... (novel "A Little Princess")
- Part 5 (1957) ... (novel "A Little Princess")
- Part 4 (1957) ... (novel "A Little Princess")
- Part 3 (1957) ... (novel "A Little Princess")
- Part 2 (1957) ... (novel "A Little Princess")
 1957 O Pequeno Lorde (TV Series) (novel "Little Lord Fauntleroy")
 1952 The Secret Garden (TV Series) (novel "The Secret Garden" - 8 episodes)
- When the Sun Went Down (1952) ... (novel "The Secret Garden")
- It Has Come (1952) ... (novel "The Secret Garden")
- A Tantrum in the Night (1952) ... (novel "The Secret Garden")
- Colin (1952) ... (novel "The Secret Garden")
- The Door in the Wall (1952) ... (novel "The Secret Garden")
 1951 Sara Crewe (TV Series) (novel "A Little Princess" - 6 episodes)
- Sara Leaves Miss Minchin's (1951) ... (novel "A Little Princess")
- The Transformation (1951) ... (novel "A Little Princess")
- The Party (1951) ... (novel "A Little Princess")
- The Indian Gentleman (1951) ... (novel "A Little Princess")
- The Attic (1951) ... (novel "A Little Princess")
 1949 The Secret Garden (novel "The Secret Garden")
 1943 Principessina (novels "A Little Princess" and "The Fantasy")
 1939 The Little Princess (based on the novel by)
 1936 Little Lord Fauntleroy (from the book by)
 1926 Heirs and Graces (novel "Little Lord Fautleroy")
 1924 The Family Secret (from the novel "Editha's Burglar" by)
 1924 The Dawn of a Tomorrow (novel - play)
 1924 A Lady of Quality (novel)
 1923 The Flame of Life (novel "That Lass o' Lowrie's")
 1921 Little Lord Fauntleroy (novel)
 1919 Louisiana (novel)
 1919 The Secret Garden (novel)
 1918 A kis lord (Short) (novel "Little Lord")
 1918 The Shuttle (novel)
 1917 The Fair Barbarian (novel)
 1917 A Little Princess (novel)
 1916 Secret Love (novel "That Lass O' Lowrie's")
 1915 Esmeralda (Short) (story - play)
 1915 The Dawn of a Tomorrow (novel - play)
 1915 The Pretty Sister of Jose (novel - play)
 1914 Little Lord Fauntleroy (novel - play)
 1913 A Lady of Quality (novel - play)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Wrote source material (story) for "Editha's Burglar" (final Broadway credit), produced on Broadway. Written by Jacob Heniger. Cohan and Harris: 26 Dec 1916-Dec 1916 (closing date unknown/2 performances). Cast: Bronwen Chubb. Otto Kruger, Alice MacDougal, Dorothy Nichols, Gerald Pring, Renee Reiss. Produced by Alice Minnie Herts... See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 7 Articles | See more »

Spouse:

Stephen Townsend  (his death) | See more »
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

Second husband, Stephen Townsend (1859-1914) was also, according to the NY Times, a surgeon, lecturer and author, as well as appearing on the stage as William Dennis. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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