The Calendar of Literary Facts contains more than 6,500 events in literary history.
Jacques Audiberti is born
Frédéric Mistral dies. (Explore: Frédéric Mistral)
Flannery O’Connor is born. (Explore: A Good Man Is Hard to Find, Flannery O'Connor)
Toni Cade Bambara is born. (Explore: Blues Ain't No Mockingbird, The Salt Eaters, Toni Cade Bambara)
Roland Barthes dies. (Explore: Roland Barthes, A Barthes Reader, The Empire of Signs)
James Wright dies. (Explore: Autumn Begins in Martins Ferry, Ohio, The Branch Will Not Break, James Wright)