Calendar of Literary Facts

Literary Facts - June 29

1861: Elizabeth Barrett Browning dies. (Explore: Sonnet XXIX, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Elizabeth Barrett Browning: A Biography)

1900: Antoine de Saint-Exupery is born. (Explore: Night Flight, The Little Prince, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry)

1903: John D. Voelker is born. (Explore: Who was John D. Voelker, and how did he contribute to American literature?)

1910: Frank Loesser is born. (Explore: Who was Frank Loesser, and how did he contribute to the arts in America?)

1924: Sidney Corman is born. (Explore: Cid Corman)

1972: Ronald Frederick Delderfield dies. (Explore: Who was Ronald Frederick (R. F.) Delderfield, and what did he contribute to...)

1990: Irving Wallace dies. (Explore: The Fan Club, The Miracle, The Prize, Irving Wallace)