Calendar of Literary Facts

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

Literary Facts - July 15

1919: Iris Murdoch is born. (Explore: Under the Net, The Unicorn, Iris Murdoch)

1929: Hugo von Hofmannsthal dies. (Explore: The Tower, Hugo von Hofmannsthal)

1930: Jacques Derrida is born. (Explore: Jacques Derrida, Of Grammatology, Writing and Difference)

1931: Clive Cussler is born. (Explore: Dragon, Treasure)

1949: Richard Russo is born. (Explore: Empire Falls, Straight Man, Richard Russo)