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|name= L. Frank Baum
|dates= May 15, 1856 - May 6, 1919
==The Real L. Frank Baum==
The real L. Frank Baum]]
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/L._Frank_Baum L. Frank Baum] was an American writer from the early 20th century, best known for his fantasy works about a magical land called Oz. His best known work is ''[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Wonderful_Wizard_of_Oz The Wonderful Wizard of Oz]'' which has been adapted into musicals and many movies, most famously the 1939 film ''[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Wizard_of_Oz_%281939_film%29 Wizard of Oz]'' starring Judy Garland.