Calendar of Literary Facts

Literary Facts - December 9

1608: John Milton is born. (Explore: Paradise Lost, John Milton, Lycidas)

1943: Michael Ondaatje is born. (Explore: The English Patient, Running in the Family, Michael Ondaatje)

1971: Ralph J. Bunche dies. (Explore: Ralph Bunche, Ralph J. Bunche, Ralph Bunche)

1995: Toni Cade Bambara dies. (Explore: Raymond's Run, The Lesson, Toni Cade Bambara)