Calendar of Literary Facts

Literary Facts - November 2

1600: Richard Hooker dies. (Explore: Richard Hooker)

1911: Odysseus Alepoudhelis (Odysseus Elytis) is born. (Explore: Odysseus Elytis, Odysseus Alepoudhélis)

1950: Bernard Shaw dies. (Explore: Arms and the Man, George Bernard Shaw, Candida)

1994: Peter Taylor dies. (Explore: A Summons To Memphis, Peter Taylor, The Old Forest)

2000: Robert Cormier dies. (Explore: The Chocolate War, In the Middle of the Night, Robert Cormier)