AskDefine | Define biographer

Dictionary Definition

biographer n : someone who writes an account of a person's life

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  1. The writer of a biography


Extensive Definition

Biographers are authors who write an account of another person's life, while autobiographers are authors who write their own biography.

Some notable authors of biographies

Some notable autobiographers

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biographer in Spanish: Biografía
biographer in Polish: Biograf
biographer in Portuguese: Biografia
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