Novelists in History (Part 3)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 201 - 300 of 618


Person of interestBoris Pasternak

1890-02-10 Boris Pasternak, Russian novelist and poet (Doctor Zhivago, Nobel 1958), born in Moscow, Russia (d. 1960)

Novelist & Poet Boris Pasternak
Novelist & Poet
Boris Pasternak
  • 1890-05-15 Katherine Anne Porter, American novelist (Ship of Fools)
  • 1890-09-10 Franz Werfel, Austrian-Bohemian novelist, playwright, and poet (Mirror Man, The Forty Days of Musa Dagh), born in Prague, Austria-Hungary (d. 1945)
  • 1891-04-13 Nellallitea "Nella" Larsen [Nellie Walker], African-American Harlem Renaissance novelist (Quicksand, Passing), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1964)
  • 1891-05-15 Mikhail Bulgakov, Russian playwright and novelist (The Master and Margarita, Black Snow), born in Kiev, Russian Empire (d. 1940)
  • 1891-06-28 Esther Forbes, American novelist (Johnny Tremain), born in Westborough, Massachusetts (d. 1968)
  • 1892-03-09 David Garnett, English novelist and editor (Lady into Fox), born in Brighton, East Sussex (d. 1981)
  • 1892-03-09 Vita Sackville-West, English novelist, poet (The Land) and gardener (Sissinghurst), born in Knole House, Kent (d. 1962)
  • 1892-07-01 James M. Cain, American novelist (Postman Always Rings Twice), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota (d. 1977)
  • 1892-08-11 Eiji Yoshikawa, Japanese novelist (d. 1962)

Person of interestElmer Rice

1892-09-28 Elmer Rice, American playwright (Pulitzer-Street Scene) and novelist, born in NYC, New York

Playwright and Novelist Elmer Rice
Playwright and Novelist
Elmer Rice
  • 1892-10-09 Ivo Andric, Yugoslavian novelist (Bridge on Drina, Nobel 1961), born in Dolac, Travnik, Bosnia and Herzegovina (d. 1975)
  • 1893-01-03 Pierre Drieu La Rochelle, French novelist and essayist (Gilles)
  • 1893-02-20 Russel Crouse, journalist/novelist/playwright (Life with Father)
  • 1893-02-28 Ben Hecht, American novelist/playwright/screenwriter (Front Page), born in NYC, New York
  • 1893-06-13 Dorothy L. Sayers, English novelist (The Nine Tailors), born in Oxford, England (d. 1957)
  • 1893-10-01 Faith Baldwin, American author (They Who Love), born in New Rochelle, New York (d. 1978)
  • 1894-01-02 Robert Nathan, American poet, novelist (Portrait of Jennie), born in NYC, New York
  • 1894-03-17 Paul Green, American novelist/playwright (In Abraham's Bosom)
  • 1894-05-27 Dashiell Hammett, American detective novelist (Sam Spade, Maltese Falcon), born in St. Mary's County, Maryland (d. 1961)
  • 1894-09-13 J. B. Priestly, English novelist and scriptwriter (The Good Companions, An Inspector Calls), born in Bradford, United Kingdom
  • 1895-08-16 Albert Cohen, Greek-born Swiss novelist (Belle du Seigneur), born in Corfu, Greece (d. 1981)
  • 1895-12-19 Maurice Roelants, Flemish novelist and poet (Komen en gaan, Prayer for a Good End), born in Ghent, Belgium (d. 1966)
  • 1896-01-14 John dos Passos, American novelist (1919, Big Money, 42nd Parallel), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1970)
  • 1896-04-11 Léo-Paul Desrosiers, Quebec novelist (Les Engagés du Grand Portage), born in Berthier, Canada (d. 1967)
  • 1896-04-21 Henry de Montherlant, French novelist and stage author (La Reine Morte), born in Paris (d. 1972)
  • 1896-04-23 Margaret Kennedy, English novelist (The Constant Nymph), born in Hyde Park Gate, London (d. 1967)
  • 1896-05-03 Dodie Smith, English novelist and playwright (101 Dalmatians), born in Whitefield, Lancashire, England (d. 1990)
  • 1896-08-31 Félix-Antoine Savard, French-Canadian priest and novelist, born in Quebec, Canada (d. 1982)
  • 1896-12-15 Betty Smith, American novelist (A Tree Grows in Brooklyn), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1972)
  • 1897-01-28 Valentin Kataev, novelist/playwright (Embezzled), born in Odessa Ukraine (d. 1986)
  • 1897-02-01 Denise Robins, romantic novelist (1st Long Kiss), born in London, England
  • 1897-07-26 Paul Gallico, American novelist (The Snow Goose), born in NYC, New York (d. 1976)
  • 1897-08-10 Piet[er O] Bakker, Dutch novelist (Ciske the Rat)
  • 1898-06-03 Rosa Chacel, spanish novelist, born in Valladolid, Spain (d. 1994)
  • 1898-06-22 Erich Maria Remarque, German novelist (All Quiet on the Western Front), born in Osnabrück, Germany (d. 1970)
  • 1898-07-08 Alec Waugh, English novelist (Island in the Sun); brother of Evelyn, born in London, England (d. 1981)
  • 1899-01-17 Nevil Shute [Norway], novelist (On the Beach, Town Like Alice), born in London, England
  • 1899-02-19 Yury Olesha, Russian novelist (d. 1960)
  • 1899-03-08 Eric Linklater, British novelist and poet (Blue Swallows), born in Penarth, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales (d. 1974)

Person of interestVladimir Nabokov

1899-04-22 Vladimir Nabokov, Russian-American novelist (Lolita, Ada), born in St Petersburg, Russia (d. 1977)

  • 1899-06-07 Elizabeth Bowen, Anglo-Irish novelist (The Death of the Heart, Encounters), born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 1973)
  • 1899-06-11 Yasunari Kawabata, Japanese novelist (Thousand Cranes) and Nobel laureate (1968), born in Osaka (d. 1972)
  • 1899-08-24 Johan Fabricius, Dutch novelist (Island of Demons), born in Bandung, Java, Indonesia (d. 1981)
  • 1899-08-27 C. S. Forester, English historical novelist (Horatio Hornblower), born in Cairo, Egypt (d. 1966)

Person of interestMiguel Ángel Asturias

1899-10-19 Miguel Ángel Asturias, Guatemalan novelist (Hombres de Maiz, Nobel 67), journalist and poet, born in Guatemala City (d. 1974)

Nobel Prize winning Novelist and Journalist Miguel Ángel Asturias
Nobel Prize winning Novelist and Journalist
Miguel Ángel Asturias
  • 1900-05-01 Ignazio Silone, Italian novelist (Fontamara, Pane e vino), born in Pescina, Italy (d. 1978)
  • 1900-07-29 Eyvind Johnson, Swedish novelist (Return to Ithaca), Nobel Prize (1974), born in Svartbjörnsbyn (d. 1976)
  • 1900-09-07 Taylor Caldwell [Janet Miriam Holland Taylor Caldwell], Anglo-American novelist (Dynasty of Death, Dear and Glorious Physician), born in Manchester, England (d. 1985)
  • 1900-09-09 James Hilton, English novelist (Goodbye Mr Chips)

Person of interestThomas Wolfe

1900-10-03 Thomas Wolfe, American novelist (Look Homeward Angel), born in Asheville, North Carolina (d. 1938)

Novelist Thomas Wolfe
Novelist
Thomas Wolfe
  • 1900-11-22 Tom Macdonald, Welsh journalist and writer (The White Lanes of Summer), born in Capel Bangor, Dyfed, Wales (d. 1980)
  • 1901-01-13 A. B. Guthrie, American novelist, historian (d. 1991)
  • 1901-06-23 Ahmet Hamdi Tanpınar, Turkish poet, novelist, recognized as one of the most important representatives of modernism in Turkish literature (A Mind at Peace, The Time Regulation Institute), born in Istanbul, Ottoman Empire (d. 1962)

Person of interestAndré Malraux

1901-11-03 André Malraux [Berger], French novelist and art historian (La Condition Humaine), born in Paris, France (d. 1976)

Novelist André Malraux
Novelist
André Malraux
  • 1901-12-19 Oliver [Hazard Perry] La Farge, American anthropologist and novelist, born in NYC, New York (d. 1963)
  • 1902-03-29 Marcel Aymé, French novelist and playwright, born in Joigny, France (d. 1967)
  • 1902-07-17 Christina Stead, Australia, novelist (Man Who Loved Children)
  • 1902-08-16 Georgette Heyer, English novelist (Friday's Child), born in Wimbledon, London (d. 1975)
  • 1902-09-20 Stevie [Florence Margaret] Smith, English poet and novelist (Not Waving but Drowning), born in Kingston upon Hull, England
  • 1902-11-01 Nordahl Grieg, Norwegian poet, dramatist and novelist (The Defeat), born in Bergen, Norway (d. 1943)
  • 1902-11-29 Carlo Levi, Italian painter/novelist (Of Fear & Freedom)
  • 1903-02-19 Kay Boyle, St. Paul, Minnesota, American novelist (Plagued by Nightingales)
  • 1903-06-08 Marguerite Yourcenar, French-American novelist (Memoirs of Hadrian, The Abyss), born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 1987)
  • 1903-08-01 Paul Horgan, American novelist (Mountain Standard Time), born in Buffalo, New York (d. 1995)
  • 1903-08-19 James Gould Cozzens, American novelist (1949 Pulitzer-Guard of Honor), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1978)
  • 1903-10-17 Nathanael West, American novelist (Day of the Locusts)
  • 1903-11-07 Albert Helman [Lou Lichtveld], Suriname politician and novelist, born in Paramaribo, Suriname (d. 1996)
  • 1903-12-17 Erskine Caldwell, American novelist (Tobacco Road, God's Little Acre), born in Moreland, Georgia (d. 1987)
  • 1904-02-04 MacKinlay Kantor, Webster City Iowa, novelist (Andersonville)
  • 1904-05-06 Harry Martinson, Swedish novelist and poet (Trade Wind-Nobel 1974), born in Jämshög, Sweden (d. 1978)
  • 1904-05-13 Earle Birney, Canadian poet and novelist who twice won the Governor General's Award, born in Calgary, Northwest Territories (d. 1995)
  • 1904-08-26 Christopher Isherwood, English novelist (Goodbye to Berlin), born in High Lane, Cheshire (d. 1986)

Person of interestGraham Greene

1904-10-02 [Henry] Graham Greene, English novelist (Brighton Rock, The Power and the Glory), born in Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire (d. 1991)

  • 1904-11-25 Ba Jin, Chinese novelist (d. 2005)
  • 1905-01-31 John O'Hara, Pottstown Penn, novelist (Appointment at Samarra)
  • 1905-02-28 Glyn Jones, Welsh, novelist, poet and literary historian, born in Merthyr Tydfil, Wales (d. 1995)
  • 1905-03-01 Pol le Roy, Flemish author/novelist/writer (Stroom)
  • 1905-04-22 Robert Choquette, French Canadian novelist, poet and diplomat, born in Manchester, New Hampshire (d. 1991)
  • 1905-04-24 Robert Penn Warren, American poet and novelist (All the King's Men, Pulitzer 1946), born in Guthrie, Kentucky (d.1989)
  • 1905-05-08 Inglis Gundry, British composer, musicologist and novelist, born in Wimbledon, London (d. 2000)
  • 1905-05-16 H[erbert] E[rnest] Bates, novelist (Feast for July, Love for Lydia)
  • 1905-10-15 Charles P. Snow, English novelist (Death Under Sail, Strangers and Brothers) and physical chemist, born in Leicester, England (d. 1980)
  • 1905-12-21 Anthony Powell, English novelist (Infants of Spring), born in Westminster, United Kingdom (d. 2000)

Person of interestSamuel Beckett

1906-04-13 Samuel Beckett, Irish novelist and playwright (Waiting for Godot, Nobel 1969), born in Foxrock, Ireland (d. 1989)

Playwright, novelist, and poet Samuel Beckett
Playwright, novelist, and poet
Samuel Beckett
  • 1906-04-27 Yórgos Theotokás, Greek novelist (Leonís), born in Constantinople, Ottoman Empire (d. 1966)
  • 1906-04-28 Pierre Boileau, French novelist (Vertigo), born in Paris, France (d. 1989)

Person of interestT. H. White

1906-05-29 T. H. White, English novelist (England Have My Bones) and author of the King Arthur novels,, born in Bombay, British India (d. 1964)

Author T. H. White
Author
T. H. White
  • 1906-06-27 Catherine Cookson, English novelist (Bannaman Legacy), born in Jarrow, Durham, England (d. 1998)

Person of interestR.K. Narayan

1906-10-10 R.K. Narayan, Indian novelist (Malguidi Days), born in Madras (d. 2001)

Novelist R.K. Narayan
Novelist
R.K. Narayan
  • 1906-12-08 Richard Llewellyn, Welsh novelist (How Green Was My Valley), born in Hendon, Middlesex, England (d. 1983)
  • 1907-09-23 Dominique Aury, French novelist (d. 1998)
  • 1908-02-11 Sutan Takdir Alishahbana, Indonesian linguistic/author/novelist
  • 1908-07-07 Harriette Arnow, Wayne Co, Ky, novelist (Dollmaker)
  • 1908-07-14 Chaim Raphael, English Jewish scholar and novelist, born in Middlesbrough (d. 1994)
  • 1908-08-16 William Maxwell, American novelist and editor (The New Yorker), born in NYC, New York (d. 2000)
  • 1908-08-31 William Saroyan, American novelist and playwright (Time of Your Life), born in Fresno, California (d. 1981)
  • 1908-09-19 Mika Waltari, Finnish novelist (Egyptian), born in Helsinki, Finland (d. 1979)
  • 1908-10-10 Mercè Rodoreda, Catalan novelist (La plaça del diamant), born in Barcelona (d. 1983)
  • 1908-11-08 Martha Gellhorn, American novelist and journalist who was one of the first female war correspondents, born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 1998)

Famous Weddings


Famous Divorces


Famous Deaths

Deaths 201 - 300 of 394

  • 1978-06-04 Jorge de Sena, Portuguese novelist and poet (Reino da Estupidez), dies at 58
  • 1978-07-02 Aris Alexandrou, Greek novelist, poet and translator (b. 1922)
  • 1978-08-09 James Gould Cozzens, American novelist (1949 Pulitzer-Guard of Honor), dies at 74
  • 1978-08-22 Ignazio Silone, Italian novelist (Fontamara, Pane e vino), dies at 78
  • 1978-08-27 Robert Shaw, British actor, novelist, and playwright (Deep, Jaws, Sting, Black Sunday), dies of heart attack at 51
  • 1979-07-23 Joseph Kessel, French journalist and novelist (b. 1898)
  • 1979-08-08 Nicholas Monsarrat, British novelist (b. 1910)
  • 1979-08-26 Mika Waltari, Finnish novelist (Egyptian), dies at 70
  • 1980-01-11 Barbara Pym, English novelist (b. 1913)
  • 1980-02-09 Tom Macdonald, Welsh journalist and writer (The White Lanes of Summer), dies at 79
  • 1980-07-01 Charles P. Snow, English novelist (Death Under Sail, Strangers and Brothers) and physical chemist, dies at 74
  • 1981-03-31 Enid Bagnold, British novelist (Chalk Garden, 1956 Award of Merit), dies at 91
  • 1981-05-09 Nelson Algren, American novelist (Man with the Golden Arm), dies at 72
  • 1981-05-18 William Saroyan, American novelist & stagewriter (Time of your life), dies at 72
  • 1981-05-23 Rayner Heppenstall, English novelist (The Blaze of Noon), dies at 70
  • 1981-08-18 Anita Loos, American screenwriter, novelist (Gentlemen Prefer Blondes) and playwright, dies at 88
  • 1981-09-03 Alec Waugh, English novelist (Island in the Sun), died after suffering a stroke at 83
  • 1981-10-07 Albert Cohen, Greek-born Swiss novelist (Belle du Seigneur), dies at 86
  • 1983-04-13 Mercè Rodoreda, Catalan novelist (La plaça del diamant), dies at 74
  • 1983-07-11 Ross Macdonald [Kenneth Millar], American-Canadian detective novelist (Goodbye Look), dies at 67
  • 1983-11-30 Richard Llewellyn, Welsh novelist (How Green Was My Valley), dies at 76
  • 1984-03-04 Ernest Buckler, Canadian novelist (b. 1908)
  • 1984-08-14 J. B. Priestly, English novelist and scriptwriter (The Good Companions, An Inspector Calls), dies at 89
  • 1984-11-06 Gastón Suárez, Bolivian novelist and dramatist (b. 1929)
  • 1985-04-01 Douglass Wallop, American novelist and playwright (b. 1920)
  • 1985-08-30 Taylor Caldwell [Janet Miriam Holland Taylor Caldwell], Anglo-American novelist (Dynasty of Death, Dear and Glorious Physician), dies at 84
  • 1986-01-04 Christopher Isherwood, English novelist (Lions & Shadows), dies at 81
  • 1986-01-11 Sid Chaplin, UK novelist (b. 1916)
  • 1986-02-28 Laura Z. Hobson, American TV writer and panelist (I've Got a Secret), dies at 85
  • 1986-03-18 Bernard Malamud, American novelist (The Fixer, The Natural, Pulitzer 1967), dies at 71

Person of interestJean Genet

1986-04-15 Jean Genet, French novelist (The Thief's Journal, Our Lady of the Flowers) and playwright (The Balcony, The Maids), dies of throat cancer at 75

Novelist and Playwright Jean Genet
Novelist and Playwright
Jean Genet
  • 1986-08-16 Jaime Saenz, Bolivian poet, novelist, and short story writer (b. 1921)
  • 1986-10-28 John Braine, English novelist (Life at the Top), dies at 64
  • 1986-12-28 John D. MacDonald, American novelist (Deep Blue Goodbye), dies at 70
  • 1987-02-02 Alistair MacLean, Scottish novelist (The Guns of Navarone), dies at 64
  • 1987-04-11 Erskine Caldwell, American novelist (Tobacco Road, God's Little Acre), dies at 83

Person of interestJames Baldwin

1987-11-30 James Baldwin, American novelist (Go Tell it on Mountain, Another Country) and playwright (The Amen Corner), dies at 63

Novelist and Playwright James Baldwin
Novelist and Playwright
James Baldwin
  • 1987-12-17 Marguerite Yourcenar, French-American novelist (Memoirs of Hadrian, The Abyss), dies at 84
  • 1988-12-25 Ooka Shohei, Japanese novelist (b. 1909)
  • 1989-02-12 Thomas Bernhard, Austrian novelist, playwright and poet whose work some describe as "the most significant literary achievement since World War II", dies at 58
  • 1989-09-15 Robert Penn Warren, American poet and novelist (All the King's Men, Pulitzer 1946), dies at 84
  • 1989-10-25 Mary McCarthy, American novelist (Group), dies, at 77
  • 1990-05-10 Walker Percy, physician/novelist (Lancelot), dies of cancer at 73
  • 1990-06-26 Anni Blomqvist, Finnish novelist (b. 1909)
  • 1990-11-24 Dodie Smith, English novelist and playwright (101 Dalmatians), dies at 94
  • 1990-12-07 Reinaldo Arenas, Cuban poet and novelist (Pentagonia), dies at 47
  • 1990-12-14 Friedrich Dürrenmatt, Swiss playwright & novelist (The Physicists, The Visit). dies of heart failure at 69
  • 1991-01-22 Robert Choquette, French Canadian novelist, poet and diplomat, dies at 85
  • 1991-05-03 Jerzy Kosiński, Polish-American novelist (The Painted Bird, Being There), dies at 57
  • 1991-06-24 Sumner Locke Elliott, Australian-born American novelist (b. 1917)
  • 1991-09-04 Tom Tryon, American actor (The Cardinal, All That Glitters, The Longest Day) and novelist (The Other), dies of stomach cancer at 65
  • 1991-11-29 Frank Yerby, American novelist (The Foxes of Harrow), dies at 75
  • 1991-12-19 Ernest K Gann, US adventure novelist, dies at 81
  • 1992-02-16 Angela Carter, English novelist (Magic Toyshop) and journalist, dies of cancer at 51
  • 1992-04-13 Wallace Stegner, American novelist (Pulitzer 1972), dies at 84
  • 1992-06-17 Frederick Exley, novelist (Fan's Note), dies at 63
  • 1992-10-24 Laurie Colwin, American author (Happy All the Time), dies at 48
  • 1992-12-12 Suzanne Lilar, Belgian essayist, novelist and playwright (b. 1901)
  • 1993-10-21 James Leo Herlihy, American novelist (Midnight Cowboy), commits suicide at 66

Person of interestAnthony Burgess

1993-11-22 Anthony Burgess, British novelist and essayist (A Clockwork Orange), dies of cancer at 76

Novelist Anthony Burgess
Novelist
Anthony Burgess
  • 1994-03-13 Sandra Paretti, German romantic novelist, dies at 59
  • 1994-05-30 Juan Carlos Onetti, Uruguayan novelist (La vida breve), dies at 85
  • 1994-06-16 Terence de Vere White, Irish novelist (An Affair with the Moon), dies at 82
  • 1994-07-07 Rosa Chacel, spanish Novelist, dies at 96
  • 1995-02-19 Calder Willingham, American novelist and scriptwriter (End as a Man), dies at 72
  • 1995-02-22 Emmanuel Roblès, Algerian-French novelist and playwright (Lesson Hauteurs), dies at 80
  • 1995-03-08 Paul Horgan, American novelist (Mountain Standard Time), dies at 91
  • 1995-04-28 Andrew Salkey, Panamanian-born novelist, dies at 67
  • 1995-06-14 Gesualdo Bufalino, novelist, dies at 74
  • 1995-07-24 Don Richard Carpenter, novelist, dies at 64
  • 1995-07-25 Janice Elliott, English novelist, dies at 63
  • 1995-08-07 Brigid Brophy, British novelist (Hackenfeller's Ape) and campaigner, dies at 66
  • 1995-09-03 Earle Birney, Canadian poet and novelist who twice won the Governor General's Award, dies at 91
  • 1995-11-11 Jean-Louis Curtis [Albert Laffitte], French novelist (The Forests of the Night), dies at 78
  • 1995-12-02 Robertson Davies, Canadian novelist essayist/dramatist, dies at 82
  • 1996-01-11 Hubert Nicholson, poet/novelist, dies at 87
  • 1996-02-12 Bob Shaw, Northern Irish novelist (b. 1931)
  • 1996-03-03 Leo Malet, French crime novelist, dies at 86
  • 1996-03-03 Marguerite Duras, French novelist and playwright (Sea Wall), dies at 81
  • 1996-04-17 Eva Jones, German poet and novelist (Taboo), dies at 82
  • 1996-10-19 Oliver Charles Anderson, novelist, dies at 84
  • 1996-10-21 Abdelhamid Benhadugah, novelist, dies at 71
  • 1997-01-19 James Dickey, American poet, novelist and lecturer (Deliverance, Buckdancer's Choice), dies at 73
  • 1997-08-25 Robert Pinget, French novelist (The Interrogation) and playwright, dies at 78

Person of interestHarold Robbins

1997-10-14 Harold Robbins, salacious novelist, dies at 81

  • 1997-10-16 Adam Kennedy, American actor (The Californians) screenwriter (The Domino Principle), novelist ( Just Like Humphrey Bogart), and painter, dies of a heart attack at 75
  • 1997-11-05 James Robert Baker, American novelist, screenwriter (b. 1946)
  • 1997-11-30 Kathy Acker, American experimental novelist (Blood and Guts in High School), dies at 54
  • 1997-12-30 Shinichi Hoshi, Japanese novelist (b. 1926)
  • 1998-02-15 Martha Gellhorn, American novelist and journalist who was one of the first female war correspondents, dies at 89
  • 1998-04-27 Dominique Aury, French novelist, dies at 90
  • 1998-06-11 Catherine Cookson, English novelist (Bannaman Legacy), dies at 91
  • 1998-10-22 Eric Ambler, English novelist (b. 1909)
  • 1999-01-11 Naomi Mitchison, Scottish novelist and poet (The Corn King and the Spring Queen), dies at 101
  • 1999-01-11 Brian Moore, Irish novelist (Catholics, Doctor's Wife), dies at 77
  • 1999-10-02 Heinz G. Konsalik, German novelist (b. 1921)
  • 1999-10-09 Morris West, Australian novelist (Shoes of the Fisherman), dies at 83
  • 1999-11-18 Paul Bowles, American novelist (The Sheltering Sky), dies at 88
  • 2000-01-02 Patrick O'Brian, British novelist, dies at 85
  • 2000-03-28 Anthony Powell, British novelist (b. 1905)

Famous Novelists