Why Famous: Creator of the Narnia series of (supposedly) children's books. Also known both for "The Screwtape Letters" and "The Space Trilogy", and for his non-fiction Christian apologetics, such as "Mere Christianity", "Miracles", and "The Problem of Pain".
- 1956-04-23 Novelist C. S. Lewis (57) weds poet Joy Davidman (41) at the register office in Oxford, England
- 1950-10-16 The first edition of C.S. Lewis' "The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe" is released in London
- "Everyone feels benevolent if nothing happens to be annoying him at the moment."