Calendar of Literary Facts

Literary Facts - November 15

1731: William Cowper is born. (Explore: William Cowper, The Poetry of Cowper, The Letters of William Cowper)

1862: Gerhart Hauptmann is born. (Explore: The Beaver Coat, The Sunken Bell, Gerhart Hauptmann)

1877: William Hope Hodgson is born. (Explore: Carnacki the Ghost-Finder, The Night Land, The House on the Borderland)

1930: J. G. Ballard is born. (Explore: The Crystal World, J. G. Ballard, High-Rise)

1932: Charles W. Chesnutt dies. (Explore: Charles W. Chesnutt)