The author of Anthem, is Ayn Rand (you may have seen it from the cover).
- Who? Alisa Zinov'yevna Rosenbaum. Daughter of Zinovy Rosenbaum, a pharmacist and businessman.
- What? The Author of Anthem, The Fountainhead, Atlas Shrugged, etc. Also a Russian-American novelist, Philosopher, playwright, and screenwriter.
- When? She was born in Russia, February 2, 1905. She was educated in Russia then moved to America in 1926. In 1935, the novel Anthem was published. After creating other novels, she passed away at the age of 77, March 6 1982.
- Where? Born in Russia, Moved to America in the age of 21. Anthem was first published in England.
At Ayn Rand's early ages, she thought school was unchallenging so she started playwriting and creating novels.
(From seeing Ayn Rand's hand, she may have smoked.)