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1734 Maurice Blondel (French Philosopher) French Philosophers Philosophy
Children's Authors & Illustrators
1919 Mildred Ames (Connecticut-born Children's Author) Connecticut Authors & Illustrators Young-adult Authors
1942 Fran Manushkin (Illinois-born Children's Author) Fran Manushkin Primary Children's Authors American Artists
Authors, Poets and Journalists
1890 Moa Martinson (Swedish Author) Moa Martinson
1911 Odysseus Elytis (Greek-born 1979 Nobel Laureate for Literature) Odysseus Elytis 1979 Nobel Laureate for Literature
1928 Paul Johnson (English Journalist, Historian) English Authors Journalism History Writer's Almanac
1951 Thomas Mallon (New York-born Critic, Novelist) New York Authors Wag Writer's Almanac
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1950 George Bernard Shaw (English Playwright) George Bernard Shaw Authors Plays
1904 Italian Villas and Their Gardens by Edith Wharton Is Published Edith Wharton American Authors American Collection
1960 Court Rules Lady Chatterley's Lover by D.H. Lawrence Not Obscene D.H. Lawrence Law and Legal Resources The History Channel

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