Calendar of Literary Facts

Literary Facts - October 31

1517: Martin Luther nails his Ninety-Five Theses to the church door in Wittenburg, Germany. (Explore: Martin Luther, Why Were Martin Luther's Ninety-Five Theses So Important?)

1795: John Keats is born. (Explore: Bright Star! Would I Were as Steadfast as Thou Art, John Keats, On the Sonnet)

1902: Carlos Drummond de Andrade is born. (Explore: Carlos Drummond de Andrade)

1920: Dick Francis is born. (Explore: Dick Francis, Twice Shy, Forfeit)

1960: Harold Lenoir Davis dies