Full Name: Anthony Burgess [John Anthony Burgess Wilson]
Why Famous: One of the best known English literary figures of the latter half of the twentieth century. Although predominantly a comic writer, his dystopian satire "A Clockwork Orange" remains his best known novel.
- 1942-01-22 Novelist Anthony Burgess (25) weds Llewela Jones
- 1971-12-19 Stanley Kubrick's X-rated film "A Clockwork Orange" based on the book by Anthony Burgess and starring Malcolm McDowell premieres