Cronin, A.J.

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Cronin, A.J. Gender: M
Archibald Joseph Cronin
born on 19 July 1896 at 03:45 (= 03:45 AM )
Place Cardross, Scotland, 55n58, 4w38
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Fisher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 26°55' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 16°30 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 22°55'

A.J. Cronin (1931)


British writer, a noted and inspirational novelist who was a physician and surgeon during WWI. It was during an illness in 1931 that he wrote his first novel. When the work became an immediate success, he gave up his medical practice to write full time. Cronin's works included "The Citadel," 1937, "Keys of the Kingdom," 1941 and "The Northern Light," 1958.

He died on 6 January 1981, aged 84, in Montreux, Switzerland.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1931 (First book published)

Source Notes

David Fisher quotes B.C.

On 2 August 2017 Sy Scholfield forwarded birth registry entry and upgraded rating to BC/BR in hand; birth place given as Rosebank, Cardross.


  • Traits : Mind : Education extensive (MBChB, MD, DPH, MRCP)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 84)
  • Vocation : Business : Top executive (CEO)
  • Vocation : Medical : Physician
  • Vocation : Medical : Surgeon
  • Vocation : Military : Military service (WW I)
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction
  • Notable : Book Collection : American Book