Calendar of Literary Facts

Literary Facts - September 7

1881: Sidney Lanier dies. (Explore: Song of the Chattahoochee, Sidney Lanier, The Marshes of Glynn)

1892: John Greenleaf Whittier dies. (Explore: The Poetry of Whittier, Snow-Bound, John Greenleaf Whittier, Taylor Caldwell)

1900: Taylor Caldwell is born. (Explore: Captains and the Kings, Dear and Glorious Physician, Taylor Caldwell)

1907: Sully Prudhomme dies. (Explore: Sully Prudhomme)

1919: Louise Bennett is born. (Explore: Louise (Simone) Bennett)

1932: Malcolm Bradbury is born. (Explore: Eating People Is Wrong, The History Man, Malcolm Bradbury)

1950: David Bradley Jr. is born