Sir Ken Robinson was a British author, speaker, and international advisor on education. He was born on March 4, 1950, in Liverpool, England, and passed away on August 21, 2020. Robinson's work focused on the importance of creativity in education and the need to reform the current educational system. He authored several books, including "The Element: How Finding Your Passion Changes Everything" and "Creative Schools: The Grassroots Revolution That's Transforming Education." Robinson's TED Talk, "Do Schools Kill Creativity?", is one of the most popular TED Talks of all time. He was awarded numerous honors, including a knighthood in 2003 for his services to education and the arts.