Calendar of Literary Facts

Literary Facts - November 29

1832: Louisa May Alcott is born. (Explore: Little Women, Louisa May Alcott Unmasked, Louisa May Alcott)

1908: Adam Clayton Powell Jr. is born

1918: Madeleine L’Engle is born

1943: Sue Miller is born. (Explore: Sue Miller, Inventing the Abbotts, The World Below)

1973: J. R. R. Tolkien dies. (Explore: The Hobbit, J. R. R. Tolkien)

1991: Frank Yerby dies. (Explore: The Foxes of Harrow, Frank Yerby)

1997: Kathy Acker dies. (Explore: Kathy Acker)