Calendar of Literary Facts

Literary Facts - November 11

1821: Fyodor Dostoevsky is born. (Explore: Crime and Punishment, Notes From Underground, Fyodor Dostoevsky)

1836: Thomas Bailey Aldrich is born. (Explore: The Story of a Bad Boy, Thomas Bailey Aldrich, Marjorie Daw)

1914: Howard Fast is born. (Explore: Howard Fast, The Immigrant's Daughter, April Morning)

1918: World War I ends when German military officials surrender and sign the Armistice

1922: Kurt Vonnegut Jr. is born. (Explore: Slaughterhouse-Five, Harrison Bergeron, Breakfast of Champions, Cat's Cradle, Kurt Vonnegut, What are three interesting facts about Kurt Vonnegut?)

1928: Carlos Fuentes is born. (Explore: The Campaign, Distant Relations, Carlos Fuentes)