Calendar of Literary Facts

Literary Facts - September 21

1832: Sir Walter Scott dies. (Explore: Ivanhoe, Rob Roy, Sir Walter Scott)

1866: H. G. Wells is born. (Explore: The Time Machine, The Invisible Man: A Grotesque Romance, H. G. Wells)

1874: John Milton Oskison is born

1902: Luis Cernuda is born. (Explore: Luis Cernuda)

1919: Sabine R. Ulibarri is born. (Explore: Sabine Ulibarrí)

1928: Edouard Glissant is born. (Explore: Édouard Glissant)

1934: Leonard Cohen is born. (Explore: Beautiful Losers, Leonard Cohen, French and English)

1941: Fannie Flagg is born. (Explore: Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe, Welcome to the World, Baby Girl!, Fannie Flagg)

1947: Stephen King is born. (Explore: Misery, The Green Mile, Stephen King)

1947: Marsha Norman is born. (Explore: 'night, Mother, Marsha Norman)