Awards & Winners

Ludwig Bemelmans

Date of Birth 27-April-1898
Place of Birth Merano
(Italy, South Tyrol, Trentino-Alto Adige/South Tyrol)
Nationality Austria-Hungary, United States of America
Also know as Bemelmans
Profession Author, Illustrator, Screenwriter, Writer
Ludwig Bemelmans was an Austria-Hungary-born American writer and illustrator of children's books and an internationally known gourmet. He is known best for the Madeline picture books. Six were published from 1939 to 1961; a seventh was discovered after his death and published posthumously in 1999.

Awards by Ludwig Bemelmans

Check all the awards nominated and won by Ludwig Bemelmans.


Caldecott Medal
Honored for : Madeline's Rescue

Nominations 1954 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Caldecott Medal Madeline's Rescue


Caldecott Medal
Honored for : Madeline

Nominations 1940 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Caldecott Medal Madeline


John Newbery Medal
Honored for : The Golden Basket

Nominations 1937 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
John Newbery Medal The Golden Basket