Calendar of Literary Facts

Literary Facts - November 7

1872: Leonora Speyer is born

1910: Leo Tolstoy dies. (Explore: Leo Tolstoy, Family Happiness, War and Peace, Divine and Human)

1913: Albert Camus is born. (Explore: The Stranger, The Fall, Albert Camus)

1990: Hugh MacLennan dies. (Explore: Barometer Rising, Two Solitudes, Hugh MacLennan)

1990: Lawrence Durrell dies. (Explore: The Alexandria Quartet, The Revolt of Aphrodite, Lawrence Durrell)

1995: John Patrick dies. (Explore: The Teahouse of the August Moon, The Hasty Heart, John Patrick)