Calendar of Literary Facts

Literary Facts - October 4

1914: Brendan Gill is born. (Explore: Many Masks)

1919: René Marqués is born. (Explore: René Marqués)

1928: Alvin Toffler is born. (Explore: Alvin Toffler, Future Shock, The Third Wave)

1934: Rudy Wiebe is born. (Explore: Rudy Wiebe, Peace Shall Destroy Many, Where Is the Voice Coming From?)

1941: Anne Rice is born. (Explore: Anne Rice, Interview with the Vampire)

1943: H. Rap Brown (Jamil Abdullah Al-Amin) is born

1974: Anne Sexton dies. (Explore: Cinderella, Biography, In Anne Sexton's poem "Cinderella" how does she treat this fairy tale and...)