Calendar of Literary Facts

Literary Facts - June 14

1811: Harriet Beecher (Stowe) is born

1901: Salvatore Quasimodo is born

1907: René Char is born

1928: Ernesto (Che) Guevara is born

1933: Jerzy Kosinski is born

1936: G. K. Chesterton dies

1941: John Edgar Wideman is born

1948: Gertrude Atherton dies

1968: Salvatore Quasimodo dies