- Name: Robert James Waller
- Born: 08/01/1939
- Died: 03/10/2017 (77 years old)
- Occupation: Academic, educator, writer
Robert James Waller (August 1, 1939 – March 10, 2017) was an American author best known for The Bridges of Madison County, an enormously successful book in 1993. He was also a photographer and musician.
Birth Name: Robert James Waller Jr.
Notable Works: The Bridges of Madison County
Alias: Robert James Waller Jr.
Birth Place: Charles City, Iowa, U.S.
Death Place: Fredericksburg, Texas, U.S.