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NOVEMBER 9

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Pakistan: Iqbal Day
(Commemorates the birth date of Allama Iqbal, the National Poet of Pakistan: 11/9/1877)
Pakistani Authors & Illustrators Poetry PIMSAT Institute of Higher Education
1802 Elijah P. Lovejoy (Maine-born Abolitionist, Journalist) Elijah P. Lovejoy Journalism Abolition African American Registry
Primary Authors and Illustrators Born on This Date Young-adult  Authors and Illustrators Born on This Date Icon
1927 Helen Pierce Jacob (Ohio-born Children's Author) Ohio Authors and Illustrators Young-adult Authors
1934 Lois Ehlert (Wisconsin-born Children's Author, Illustrator) Lois Ehlert Primary Children's Authors American Artists
1937 Lynn Hall (Illinois-born Children's Author) Illinois Authors and Illustrators Young-adult Authors
1950 Pat Cummings (Chicago-born Children's Author, Illustrator) Chicago Authors and Illustrators Young-adult Authors Primary Children's Authors American Artists
1954 Stieg Larsson (Swedish Journalist, Novelist) Stieg Larsson Journalism Authors
Deaths
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1953 Dylan Thomas (Welsh Poet) Dylan Thomas Poetry
2006 Ed Bradley (Pennsylvania-born African-American Broadcast Journalist) Ed Bradley Journalism Television African-American Performing Artists
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1901 African American, William Monroe Trotter, Founds the Boston Guardian Massachusetts Journalism African-American Heritage PBS
1936 The First Meeting of the Texas Institute of Letters Is Convened in Dallas Texas Writing Texas State Historical Association
1967 First Issue of Rolling Stone Is Published Journalism Rolling Stone

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