Patricia Neal is the wife of Roald Dahl.
In 1956, Patricia Neal and Roald Dahl got married. Patricia Neal helped with the publication of Roald Dahl's second book for children, James and the Giant Peach! However, in 1966, she got very sick and she couldn't walk properly. Roald Dahl was devastated and didn't feel like writing again. However, she later got better and The Magic Finger and Fantastic Mr Fox was published. However, in 1983, when The Witches was published, Patricia Neal and Roald Dahl divorced. In 1990, Roald Dahl died and Patricia was widowed. Patricia Neal died on the 8 August, 2010, exactly twenty years after her husband..