Calendar of Literary Facts

Literary Facts - December 10

1824: George MacDonald is born. (Explore: The Golden Key, The Princess and the Goblin, George MacDonald)

1830: Emily Dickinson is born. (Explore: A Narrow Fellow in the Grass, Because I could not stop for Death—, Emily Dickinson)

1925: Carolyn Kizer is born. (Explore: To an Unknown Poet, Carolyn Kizer, Bitch)

1936: Luigi Pirandello dies. (Explore: Six Characters in Search of an Author, Luigi Pirandello, War)

1968: Thomas Merton dies. (Explore: Thomas Merton, Conjectures of a Guilty Bystander, The Seven Storey Mountain)