On This Day

Novelists in History (Part 7)

Historical Events


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Birthdays 601 - 629 of 629

  • 1963-09-06 Alice Sebold, American novelist (The Almost Moon), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • 1963-12-02 Ann Patchett, American novelist (Bel Canto), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1965-10-22 John Wesley Harding [Wesley Stace], British musician and novelist (Here Comes The Groom), born in Hastings, East Sussex
  • 1966-01-11 Marc Acito, American novelist and humorist
  • 1966-10-31 Joseph Boyden, Canadian novelist (Three Day Road), born in Willowdale, North York, Ontario
  • 1966-11-30 David Nicholls, English novelist and screenwriter
  • 1968-02-29 Gonzalo Lira, Chilean-American novelist
  • 1968-03-23 Mitch Cullin, American novelist
  • 1968-05-30 Kelley Armstrong, Canadian novelist (Women of the Otherworld), born in Sudbury, Ontario
  • 1969-01-12 David Mitchell, English novelist (Cloud Atlas), born in Southport, England
  • 1969-11-22 Marjane Satrapi, Iranian graphic novelist
  • 1970-08-12 Anthony Swofford, American novelist
  • 1970-08-13 Will Clarke, American novelist (The Neon Palm of Madame Melançon), born in Shreveport, Louisiana
  • 1970-11-22 Stel Pavlou, British novelist
  • 1971-01-09 Hal Niedzviecki, Canadian novelist & cultural critic, born in Brockville, Canada
  • 1971-04-30 John Boyne, Irish novelist (The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1971-06-02 Anthony Montgomery, American film and television actor and graphic novelist
  • 1972-03-23 Judith Godrèche, French actress (The Man in the Iron Mask; L'Auberge espagnole), and novelist (Point de côté), born in Paris
  • 1973-09-16 Justin Haythe, American novelist (The Honeymoon), born in London
  • 1974-02-07 Emma McLaughlin, American novelist
  • 1974-08-17 Nicola Kraus, American novelist, born in New York City
  • 1974-08-23 Christian Beranek, American graphic novelist and actor, born in Council Bluffs, Iowa
  • 1975-10-25 Zadie Smith, British novelist (White Teeth, On Beauty, Swing Time), born in Brent, London, England
  • 1977-03-28 Lauren Weisberger, American novelist
  • 1979-05-21 James Clancy Phelan, Australian novelist, born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1979-06-28 Florian Zeller, French novelist (La Fascination du Pire) and playwright (The Father), born in Paris, France
  • 1982-11-22 Alasdair Duncan, Australian novelist
  • 1983-11-17 Christopher Paolini, American novelist
  • 1988-11-22 Suresh Guptara and Jyoti Guptara, British-Indian novelists

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