Calendar of Literary Facts

Literary Facts - March 2

1930: D. H. Lawrence dies. (Explore: The Stories of Lawrence, D. H. Lawrence, The Blind Man)

1931: Tom Wolfe is born. (Explore: Tom Wolfe, I Am Charlotte Simmons, The Purple Decades)

1942: John Irving is born. (Explore: The Cider House Rules, John Irving, A Widow for One Year)

1943: Peter Straub is born. (Explore: Ghost Story, Magic Terror, Peter Straub)

1982: Philip K. Dick dies. (Explore: The Man in the High Castle, Selected Stories of Philip K. Dick, Philip K. Dick)

1998: Henry Steele Commager dies. (Explore: Crusaders for Freedom, The Empire of Reason)