Calendar of Literary Facts

Literary Facts - November 5

1943: Sam Shepard is born. (Explore: True West, A Lie of the Mind, Sam Shepard)

1963: Luis Cernuda dies. (Explore: Luis Cernuda)

1967: Joseph Kesselring dies. (Explore: Arsenic and Old Lace, Joseph Kesselring)

1975: Lionel Trilling dies. (Explore: The Middle of the Journey, Lionel Trilling, Of This Time, Of That Place)

2005: John Fowles dies. (Explore: The Ebony Tower, John Fowles, The Journals)