Calendar of Literary Facts

The Calendar of Literary Facts contains more than 6,500 events in literary history.

Literary Facts - December 11

1918: Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn is born. (Explore: One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich, Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, The Oak and the Calf)

1922: Grace Paley is born. (Explore: A Conversation with My Father, The Long-Distance Runner, Grace Paley)

1991: Artur Lundkvist dies