Tove Jansson, the creator of the Moomins, was born on August 9th, 1914. She is doubtless one of the best Finnish artists of all time and also the most widely read Finnish author abroad.
Her lifework is an immeasurable valuable because of the success she made as a writer, artist and as a cartoonist. She was a multi-talented artist who is mostly remembered as a creator of the Moomins. ♥