Calendar of Literary Facts

Literary Facts - August 18

1678: Andrew Marvell dies. (Explore: Andrew Marvell, To His Coy Mistress, The Garden)

1944: Jacques Roumain dies

1948: Felix Paul Greve (Frederick Philip Grove) dies. (Explore: Settlers of the Marsh, Fruits of the Earth, Felix Paul Greve)

1981: Anita Loos dies. (Explore: Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Anita Loos, Anita Loos)

1990: B. F. Skinner dies. (Explore: Walden Two, B. F. Skinner, B. F. Skinner: A Life, Beyond Freedom and Dignity)