Awards & Winners

Harper Lee

Date of Birth 28-April-1926
Place of Birth Monroeville
(Monroe County, Alabama, United States of America)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Nelle Harper Lee, Nelle Harper E. Lee, Nelle Harper Lee, Нелл Харпер Ли
Profession Writer, Novelist, Author
Nelle Harper Lee is an American novelist known for her 1961 Pulitzer-Prize-winning novel To Kill a Mockingbird, which deals with the issues of racism that she observed as a child in her hometown of Monroeville, Alabama. Despite being Lee's only published book, it led to her being awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom for her contribution to literature. Lee has received numerous honorary degrees but has always declined to make a speech. Other significant contributions include assisting her close friend Truman Capote in his research for the book In Cold Blood.

Awards by Harper Lee

Check all the awards nominated and won by Harper Lee.


Quill Award for Audio book
Honored for : To Kill a Mockingbird
Presidential Medal of Freedom


Pulitzer Prize for Fiction
Honored for : To Kill a Mockingbird

Nominations 1961 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
National Book Award for Fiction To Kill a Mockingbird