Jeff Kinney

Writer, Author

1971 –

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Who is Jeff Kinney?

Jeffrey Patrick "Jeff" Kinney is an American game designer, cartoonist, producer, actor and author of children's books including the Diary of a Wimpy Kid book series. He is also attributed as the creator of the child-oriented website Poptropica. He also appeared in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid film. Kinney was born and grew up in Fort Washington, Maryland, United States. He had an older brother, an older sister and a younger brother. He attended the University of Maryland at College Park in the early 1990s. It was in college that Kinney created a popular comic strip, Igdoof, that ran in the campus newspaper, The Diamondback.

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Born
Feb 19, 1971
Fort Washington
Also known as
  • Jeffrey "Jeff" Kinney
  • Jeffrey Kinney
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Nationality
  • United States of America
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Education
  • University of Maryland, College Park

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on July 23, 2013

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