Calendar of Literary Facts

Literary Facts - May 2

1844: William Beckford dies. (Explore: Vathek, William Beckford)

1868: Wladyslaw Reymont is born. (Explore: The Peasants, Władysław Reymont, Władysław Stanis Rejment)

1891: Mikhail Bulgakov is born. (Explore: Master and Margarita, Mikhail Bulgakov, The Heart of a Dog, The Master and Margarita)

1903: Benjamin Spock is born. (Explore: Benjamin Spock, The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care)

1921: Satyajit Ray is born. (Explore: Satyajit Ray)

1930: Bernard Slade Newbound is born. (Explore: Bernard Slade, Bernard Slade Newbound)