Awards & Winners

Margaret Mitchell

Date of Birth 08-November-1900
Place of Birth Atlanta
(Georgia, United States of America, Fulton County, Area code 470, Area code 678, Area code 404)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Margaret Munnerlyn Mitchell, Margaret Munnerlyn Mitchell
Profession Writer, Novelist, Author, Journalist
Margaret Munnerlyn Mitchell was an American author and journalist. One novel by Mitchell was published during her lifetime, the American Civil War-era novel, Gone with the Wind. For it she won the National Book Award for Most Distinguished Novel of 1936 and the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1937. In more recent years, a collection of Mitchell's girlhood writings and a novella she wrote as a teenager, Lost Laysen, have been published. A collection of articles written by Mitchell for The Atlanta Journal was republished in book form.

Awards by Margaret Mitchell

Check all the awards nominated and won by Margaret Mitchell.


Nominations 1938 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Nobel Prize in Literature


Pulitzer Prize for Fiction
Honored for : Gone with the Wind


National Book Award for Novel
Honored for : Gone with the Wind

Nominations 1936 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
National Book Award for Novel Gone with the Wind