A J Cronin
- Category : Writers-Fiction
- Type : GE
- Profile : 1/3 - Investigating / Martyr
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Laws 2
British writer, a noted and inspirational novelist who was a physician and surgeon during WWI. It was during an illness in 1931 that he wrote his first novel. When the work became an immediate success, he gave up his medical practice to write full time. Cronin's works included "The Citadel," 1937, "Keys of the Kingdom," 1941 and "The Northern Light," 1958.
He died on 6 January 1981, aged 84, in Montreux, Switzerland.