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Pastor Charles Taze Russell MP (1852 - 1916)

"Pastor Russell", "C. T. Russell", "CTR"

Charles Taze Russell, better known during his lifetime as Pastor Russell, was a prominent early 20th century Christian restorationist minister from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He was the founder of what ...

11/4/2011 6/28/2016

Paul Strand (1890 - 1976)

Paul Strand (October 16, 1890 – March 31, 1976) was an American photographer and filmmaker who, along with fellow modernist photographers like Alfred Stieglitz and Edward Weston, helped establ...

1/4/2016 6/24/2016

Corrie ten Boom MP (1892 - 1983)

"Corrie"

Cornelia (Corrie) ten Boom (Amsterdam, 15 april 1892 - Orange (Californië), 15 april 1983) was een Nederlandse horlogemaakster, evangeliste, auteur en verzetsstrijdster tijdens de Tweede Werel...

8/21/2012 6/10/2016

André Brink MP (1935 - 2015)

"a1b11c4d3e9f1g1"

2/20/2009 12/24/2015

Claude-Adrien Helvétius MP (1685 - 1755)

Helvétius, (Jean) Claude-Adrien, FRS [24 Apr 1755] (18 Jul 1685–17 Jul 1755), French philosopher. Born in Paris, trained for financial career, but in 1738, appointed Farmer-Gen, a lucra...

7/23/2012 12/4/2015

Lawrence Durrell MP (1912 - 1990)

Beat known for The Alexandrian Quartet , a series of novels ( Justine , 1957; Balthazar , 1958; Mountolive , 1958; and Clea , 1960), Durrell also wrote plays, poetry, short stories, and travel narrativ...

2/21/2014 11/3/2015

Ray Bradbury MP 100 (1920 - 2012)

"Ray"

One of the most celebrated speculative fiction authors among the 20th and 21st century, many of Ray Bradbury's works have been adapted into television shows or films. He is best known for his dystopian...

9/3/2010 11/1/2015

John Grisham MP

Charlottesville, Virginia, United States

Charlottesville, Virginia, United States

John Grisham is an American bestselling writer, attorney, politician, and activist best known for his popular legal thrillers. His books have been translated into 42 languages. Grisham graduated from...

11/1/2015 11/1/2015

Premio Nóbel de Literatura, 1982. Gabriel José de la Concordia García Márquez , (in Spanish) Gabriel José de la Concordia García Márquez (Spanish pr...

9/8/2010 11/1/2015

André Paul Guillaume Gide (22 November 1869 – 19 February 1951) was a French author and winner of the Nobel Prize in literature in 1947 "for his comprehensive and artistically significant...

11/17/2011 11/1/2015

Arthur Miller MP (1915 - 2005)

Arthur Asher Miller (October 17, 1915 – February 10, 2005) was an American playwright and essayist. He was a prominent figure in American theatre and cinema for over 61 years, writing a wide var...

6/25/2007 11/1/2015

Walther Rathenau MP (1867 - 1922)

"Walter"

Commemorating the 90th anniversary of Walther Rathenau’s death, Berlin, 24 June 2012 The Assassination of Walther Rathenau Walther Rathenau (September 29, 1867 – June ...

9/17/2008 11/1/2015

Miguel de Cervantes MP (c.1547 - 1616)

03/17/15 Expertos ubican la tumba de Miguel Cervantes; no pueden identificarlo. MADRID - Ni la tarea de encontrar a Miguel de Cervantes era coser y cantar, ni probablemente exista la certeza plena ...

7/22/2009 11/1/2015

Stefan Zweig, Dr. Phil. MP (1881 - 1942)

Stefan Zweig (November 28, 1881, Schottenring 14, Innerestadt, Vienna, Austria – February 22, 1942, Petrópolis, Brazil) was an Austrian novelist, playwright, journalist and biographer. ...

11/13/2009 10/31/2015

Arnold Zweig MP (1887 - 1968)

Arnold Zweig (10 November 1887 – 26 November 1968) was a German writer and anti-war and antifascist activist. He is best known for his six-part cycle on World War I. Contents [show] Life and...

9/1/2012 10/31/2015

Theodor Wolff (1868 - 1943)

cf.: &: &: Siegfried Bryk war sein Stellvertreter (Deputy Chief Editor) bei dem einflussreichen Berliner Tageblatt

12/18/2013 10/31/2015

Franz Werfel MP (1890 - 1945)

Austrian-Bohemian novelist, playwright, and poet Wikipedia Franz Viktor Werfel (10 September 1890 – 26 August 1945) was an Austrian-Bohemian novelist, playwright, and poet whose career spa...

3/20/2010 10/31/2015

Herbert George "H.G." Wells MP (1866 - 1946)

"Bertie", "H.G. Wells"

Wiki: Herbert George "H.G." Wells (21 September 1866 – 13 August 1946) was an English author, now best known for his work in the science fiction genre. He was also a prolific writer in many ot...

1/24/2012 10/31/2015

Jakob Karl Wassermann MP (1873 - 1934)

"Jacob", "Carl"

Wedding to Julie Speyer (439), Vienn, 1/6/1901 Jakob Wassermann (Hebrew: יעקב וסרמן‎; March 10, 1873 - January 1, 1934) was...

3/24/2010 10/31/2015

Sigrid Undset MP (1882 - 1949)

"Sigrid Undset Svarstad"

Sigrid Undset (1882-1949) forfatter, Nobelprisen i litteratur for 1928. Foreldre: Arkeolog Ingvald Martin Undset (1853–93) og Anna Marie Nicoline Charlotte Gyth (1855–1939). Gift 29.6.1...

1/16/2008 10/31/2015

Kurt Tucholsky, Dr. jur. MP (1890 - 1935)

"Pseudonyme: Kaspar Hauser", "Peter Panter", "Theobald Tiger", "Ignaz Wrobel"

cf.: Kurt Tucholsky (January 9, 1890 – December 21, 1935) was a German-Jewish journalist, satirist and writer. Tucholsky was one of the most important journalists of the Weimar Republic.

12/8/2013 10/31/2015

Leon Bronshtein (Lev Davidovich Trotsky) MP (1879 - 1940)

"Lev Davidovich Sedov", "Lev Davidovich Trotskii", "Lev Davidovich Bronstein", "Lev Davidovich Bronshtein"

Note: The hypothesis, that Leon Trotsky was the great grandson of Alexander Pushkin, is disputed.

1/14/2009 10/31/2015

Ernst Toller MP (1893 - 1939)

Ernst Toller (1 December 1893 – 22 May 1939) was a German left-wing playwright, best known for his Expressionist plays. He served in 1919 for six days as President of the short-lived Bavarian So...

12/1/2014 10/31/2015

Josif Stalin MP (1878 - 1953)

"Soso", "Koba", "Stalin", "იოსებ სტალინი", "Иосиф Сталин", "იოსებ ბესრიონის ძე სტალინი", "Иосиф Виссарионович Сталин", "Joseph Vissarionovich Stalin", "Jossif Vissarionovitš Stalin", "Ioseb Džugašvili", "იოსებ ჯუღაშვილი", "Ioseb Jughashvili", "Ioseb Besarioni..."

იოსებ სტალინი, Иосиф Сталин, ი&#x...

8/24/2007 10/31/2015

Anna Seghers MP (1900 - 1983)

Anna Seghers (November 19, 1900–June 1, 1983) was a German writer famous for depicting the moral experience of the Second World War. Wikipedia links: Česky , Deutsch , English , Espa&...

3/24/2012 10/31/2015

Franz Oppenheimer MP (1864 - 1943)

Franz Oppenheimer (March 30, 1864 – September 30, 1943) was a German-Jewish sociologist and political economist, who published also in the area of the fundamental sociology of the state. Aft...

8/4/2009 10/31/2015

Karl Marx MP (1818 - 1883)

"Karl Marx"

Karl Marx Documents on Geni Karl Heinrich Marx (Trier, May 5, 1818 - London, 14 March 1883) was a philosopher, historian, sociologist, economist, writer and thinker German Jewish socialist. Father th...

5/18/2008 10/31/2015

Thomas Mann MP (1875 - 1955)

Thomas Mann (6 June 1875 – 12 August 1955) was a German novelist, short story writer, social critic, philanthropist, essayist, and 1929 Nobel Prize laureate, known for his series of highly symbo...

6/28/2007 10/31/2015

Klaus Mann (1906 - 1949)

Klaus Mann (November 18, 1906 – May 21, 1949) was a German writer. Contents [show] [edit]Life and work Born in Munich, Klaus Mann was the son of German writer Thomas Mann and his wife, Katia...

6/28/2007 10/31/2015

Heinrich Mann MP (1871 - 1950)

"Ludwig"

Luiz (Ludwig) Heinrich Mann (27 March 1871 – 11 March 1950) was a German novelist who wrote works with strong social themes. His attacks on the authoritarian and increasingly militaristic natu...

8/9/2011 10/31/2015

Rosa Luxemburg MP (1871 - 1919)

"Rosa Luxemburg"

Rosa Luxemburg (Rosalia Luxemburg, Polish: Róża Luksemburg; 5 March 1871, Zamość, Vistula Land, Russia – 15 January 1919, Berlin, Germany) was a Marxist theorist, phi...

5/29/2012 10/31/2015

Emil Ludwig MP (1881 - 1948)

Emil Ludwig (25 January 1881 – 17 September 1948) was a German author, known for his biographies and study of historical "greats."[1] Contents [show] Biography[edit] Emil Ludwig (origina...

2/28/2012 10/31/2015

Vladimir Ilich Lenin MP (1870 - 1924)

"Ленин"

Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov (alias Lenin ) was a Russian communist revolutionary, politician and political theorist. He served as head of government of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic from...

9/23/2010 10/31/2015

Ferdinand Lassalle MP (1825 - 1864)

Ferdinand Johann Gottlieb Lassalle (1825–1864) was a German-Jewish jurist, philosopher, and socialist political activist. Lassalle is best remembered as an initiator of international-s...

11/9/2012 10/31/2015

Alfred Kerr MP (1867 - 1948)

Alfred Kerr (25 December 1867 – 12 October 1948), born Alfred Kempner, was an influential German-Jewish theatre critic and essayist, nicknamed the Kulturpapst ("Culture Pope"). Contents [hide]...

3/18/2012 10/31/2015

Helen Keller was the first deaf and blind person to graduate from college. The story of how Keller's teacher, Annie Sullivan, broke through the isolation imposed by a near complete lack of language...

9/15/2008 10/31/2015

Karl Johann Kautsky (1854 - 1938)

Karl Johann KAUTSKY: b. 16 Oct 1854, Prague - d. 17 Oct 1938, Amsterdam cf. an article written by Univ. Prof. Egon Schwarz: "Der Politologe John (vormals Hans) KAUTSKY": "Karl Johann Kautsky, geb. ...

6/4/2013 10/31/2015

Dr. Rudolf Hilferding (1877 - 1941)

Rudolf Hilferding (10 August 1877 – 11 February 1941) was an Austrian-born Marxist economist, leading socialist theorist, politician and chief theoretician for the Social Democratic Party of Ger...

1/29/2011 10/31/2015

Sigmund Freud MP (1856 - 1939)

"Sigismund Schlomo Freud"

Google Doodle May 6, 2016 Sigmund Freud, born Sigismund Schlomo Freud (6 May 1856 – 23 September 1939), was a Jewish Austrian neurologist who founded the psychoanalytic school of psychiatry. ...

6/24/2007 10/31/2015

Lion Jacob Arje Feuchtwanger MP (1884 - 1958)

Lion Feuchtwanger (7 July 1884 – 21 December 1958) was a German-Jewish novelist and playwright. A prominent figure in the literary world of Weimar Germany, he influenced contemporaries including...

1/27/2009 10/31/2015

Friedrich Engels MP (1820 - 1895)

Friedrich Engels (German pronunciation: [ˈfʁiːdʁɪç ˈɛŋəls]; 28 November 1820 – 5 August 1895 ) was a German industrialist, s...

1/27/2009 10/31/2015

John Rodrigo Dos Passos MP (1896 - 1970)

John Dos Passos, the illegitimate son of a prominent American attorney, was born in Chicago in 1896. Brought up by his mother in Virginia, and for a time lived in France. Dos Passos returned to the Uni...

3/6/2010 10/31/2015

Richard Nikolaus, Graf von Coudenhove-Kalergi (1894 - 1972)

"Aoyama Eijiro"

wikipedia ..recognized as the founder of the first popular movement for a united Europe.. more..

6/30/2011 10/31/2015

Dr. Max Brod MP (1884 - 1968)

Max Brod (Hebrew: מקס ברוד) (May 27, 1884 – December 20, 1968) was a German-speaking Czech Jewish, later Israeli, author, composer, and journal...

11/27/2010 10/31/2015

Bertolt Brecht MP (1898 - 1956)

"Berthold", "Eugen", "Friedrich"

born as: Eugen Berthold Friedrich Brecht Bertolt Brecht (German pronunciation: [ˈbɛɐ̯tɔlt ˈbʁɛçt] ( listen); born Eugen Berthold...

11/12/2007 10/31/2015

Vicki Baum MP (1888 - 1960)

Vicki Baum was a famous novelist who wrote many books throughout the 1930's to 1950's. Her most famous was Grand Hotel, which was made into a movie that won the 1932 Oscar for best movie. It starred Jo...

4/30/2009 10/31/2015

Sholem Asch MP (1880 - 1957)

Sholem Asch (Yiddish: שלום אַש‎), also written Shalom Asch or simply Shalom Ash (1 November 1880 – 10 July 1957), was a Polish-Jewish nove...

3/13/2009 10/31/2015

WIlliam Shakespeare MP (c.1564 - 1616)

"Shakspear", "Shakespear", "Shakspeare", "the Bard", ""the Bard""

William Shakespeare was the son of John Shakespeare, an alderman and a successful glover originally from Snitterfield, and Mary Arden, the daughter of an affluent landowning farmer. He was born in Stra...

11/27/2007 10/30/2015

Wilfred Edward Salta Owen MP (1893 - 1918)

OWEN, WILFRED EDWARD SALTER Rank: Lieutenant Date of Death: 04/11/1918 Age: 25 Regiment/Service: Manchester Regiment 5th Bn. Awards: M C Grave Reference: A. 3. Cemetery: ORS COMMUNAL CE...

8/5/2014 10/30/2015

Frederick Douglass MP (c.1817 - 1895)

Frederick Douglass (born Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey, February 1818 – February 20, 1895) was an American social reformer, orator, writer and statesman. After escaping from slavery, he b...

7/8/2007 10/30/2015

He is an English comedian, actor, columnist, author and presenter of radio and television. Brand achieved fame in the UK for presenting a Big Brother spin-off, Big Brother's Big Mouth, and for his ra...

5/30/2010 10/30/2015

Martin Louis Amis (25 August 1949) is a British novelist. His best-known novels are Money (1984) and London Fields (1989). He was the Professor of Creative Writing at the Centre for New Writing at the ...

1/16/2012 10/30/2015

Ulrich Zwingli (Zuingluis) MP (1484 - 1531)

"Huldrych Zwingli"

He was a celebrated Swiss Protestant Reformist, a contemporary of Martin Luther. Through his reformed teachings, he wrote many books that were published and there are numerous biographies written about...

2/10/2007 10/30/2015

Jules Michelet MP (1798 - 1874)

Jules Michelet, né le 21 août 1798 à Paris et mort le 9 février 1874 à Hyères, est un historien français. Libéral et anticlérical, il es...

2/13/2014 10/30/2015

Ken Kesey MP (1935 - 2001)

"Ken"

Kenneth Elton "Ken" Kesey (/ˈkiːziː/; September 17, 1935 – November 10, 2001) was an American author, best known for his novel One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1962)[1] and ...

7/5/2015 10/30/2015

Zora Neale Hurston MP (1891 - 1960)

from: Google Zora Neale Hurston was an American folklorist, anthropologist, and author during the time of the Harlem Renaissance. Wikipedia Born: January 7, 1891, Notasulga, AL Died: January 28, 1960...

1/7/2014 10/30/2015

Allen Ginsberg MP (1926 - 1997)

Renowned poet, world traveler, spiritual seeker, founding member of a major literary movement, champion of human and civil rights, photographer and songwriter, political gadfly, teacher and co-founder ...

4/28/2008 10/30/2015

Brendan Francis Behan MP (1923 - 1964)

Source: Find A Grave memorial #2007. Writer. He wrote in both Irish and English, was a poet, short story writer, novelist, and one of the most successful Irish dramatists of the 20th century. He wa...

8/13/2012 10/30/2015

Joseph Conrad MP (1857 - 1924)

"Józef Teodor Konrad Korzeniowski"

Edited by Dr. Leszek A. Bledzki (a relative). Joseph Conrad , właściwie Józef Teodor Konrad Korzeniowski herbu Nałęcz – pisarz i publicysta polskiego pochodz...

9/5/2008 10/29/2015

Premio Nóbel de Literatura, 1967 Miguel Ángel Asturias Rosales (October 19, 1899 – June 9, 1974) was a Nobel Prize–winning Guatemalan poet, novelist, playwright, journalis...

10/22/2009 10/29/2015

Jackie Collins MP (1937 - 2015)

"Jackie"

Jacqueline Jill "Jackie" Collins OBE (October 4, 1937 – September 19, 2015) was an English-American novelist. She wrote 32 novels, all of which have appeared on The New York Times bestsellers ...

3/16/2009 10/29/2015

Milan Kundera MP

Paris, Île-de-France, France

Paris, Île-de-France, France

V češtině: Milan Kundera je francouzský spisovatel českého původu, který od roku 1975 žije ve Francii. Své texty psal nejdř...

11/10/2011 10/27/2015

Isaac Babel MP (1894 - 1940)

"איסאק באבל"

Isaac Emmanuilovich Babel (Russian: Исаа́к Эммануи́лович Б&...

7/13/2014 5/11/2015

Émile Zola MP (1840 - 1902)

Émile Zola est un écrivain et journaliste français, né à Paris le 2 avril 1840 et mort dans la même ville le 29 septembre 1902. Considéré comme l...

1/3/2012 3/26/2015

J. D. Salinger MP (1919 - 2010)

"J. D."

Jerome David "J. D." Salinger (January 1, 1919 – January 27, 2010) was an American writer. Living reclusively after much-noticed publications early in his career, he last published an original w...

8/19/2013 3/26/2015

Blaise Pascal (1623 - 1662)

Blaise Pascal (/pæˈskæl, pɑːˈskɑːl/;[1] French: [blɛz paskal]; 19 June 1623 – 19 August 1662) was a French mathematician, physicist...

8/28/2013 3/26/2015

A. A. Milne MP (1882 - 1956)

Alan Alexander Milne (18 January 1882 – 31 January 1956), known as A.A. Milne, was an English author, best known for his books about the teddy bear Winnie-the-Pooh and for various children's poe...

12/3/2008 3/26/2015

David Hume MP (1711 - 1776)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia David Hume Born 7 May 1711(1711-05-07) Edinburgh, Scotland Died 25 August 1776(1776-08-25) (aged 65) Edinburgh, Scotland Era 18th-century philosophy Region Wes...

9/24/2011 3/26/2015

Denis Diderot MP (1713 - 1784)

Denis Diderot , né le 5 octobre 1713 à Langres et mort le 31 juillet 1784 à Paris, est un écrivain, philosophe et encyclopédiste français des Lumières, ...

5/6/2013 3/26/2015

Daniel Defoe MP (1660 - 1731)

"Daniel Foe"

Daniel Defoe Born Daniel Foe ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Daniel Defoe is widely considered as the father of the English novel. He wrote novels, pamphlets, and thousands of essays during his lifetime....

3/1/2011 3/26/2015

Jean Calvin MP (1509 - 1564)

John Calvin was an influential French theologian and pastor during the Protestant Reformation. He was a principal figure in the development of the system of Christian theology later called Calvinism. (...

2/28/2014 3/26/2015

Stephen King MP

Bangor, ME, USA

Bangor, ME, USA

Stephen Edwin King (born September 21, 1947) is an American author of contemporary horror, suspense, science fiction and fantasy fiction. His books have sold more than 350 million copies and have been ...

11/25/2009 3/26/2015

Ayaan Hirsi Ali Ayaan Xirsi Cali Arabic: أيان حرسي علي‎; born Ayaan Hirsi Magan; Books In 2005, Ayaan Hirsi Ali was...

12/13/2010 3/25/2015

L. Frank Baum MP (1856 - 1919)

"Frank Baum"

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia L. Frank Baum Born May 15, 1856(1856-05-15) Chittenango, New York Died May 6, 1919(1919-05-06) (aged 62) Lyman Frank Baum (May 15, 1856 – May 6,...

9/21/2008 6/29/2013

E. B. White MP (1899 - 1985)

"EB White", "E. B. White", "E.B. White", "Andy White"

Elwyn Brooks White, known as "E.B." and "Andy," was an American writer. A long-time contributor to "The New Yorker" magazine, he also wrote many famous books for both adults and children, such as the p...

5/24/2010 6/29/2013

Theodore Dreiser MP (1871 - 1945)

Theodore Herman Albert Dreiser (August 27, 1871 – December 28, 1945) was an American novelist and journalist of the naturalist school. His novels often featured main characters who succeeded a...

9/1/2012 9/20/2012

James Branch Cabell MP (1879 - 1958)

James Branch Cabell was the author of fifty-two books, including fantasy and science fiction novels, comedies of manners about post-bellum Richmond, works of genealogy, collections of short stories, es...

3/2/2009 9/19/2012

Harper Lee MP (1926 - 2016)

"Harper Lee"

Harper Lee was an American author known for her 1961 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel To Kill a Mockingbird , which deals with the issues of racism that were observed by the author as a child in her hometo...

9/19/2012 9/19/2012

Geoffrey Chaucer MP (c.1343 - c.1399)

"Geoffrey /Chaucer/"

also some good info, stories and facts in here... Dictionary of National Biography, Volumes 1-20, 22 for Geoffrey Chaucer= Pgs 154-167 (his son Thomas is directly after it ) =====================...

5/3/2007 9/19/2012

Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. MP (1922 - 2007)

Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. , ( November 11, 1922 – April 11, 2007) was one of the most influential American writers of the 20th century. He wrote such works as Mother Night (1961), Slaughterhouse...

7/12/2008 9/19/2012

Voltaire MP (1694 - 1778)

"Voltaire"

Voltaire François-Marie Arouet (French pronunciation: [fʁɑ̃swa maʁi aʁuˈwe]; 21 November 1694 – 30 May 1778), better known by the pen name Volt...

5/14/2010 9/19/2012

John Updike MP (1932 - 2009)

"Updike", "Updick", "Opdyck", "op Dyck", "Opdycke", "Dijck", "op de Dijk"

For more information, see Wikipedia or The John Updike Society .

7/25/2011 9/19/2012

Jonathan Swift MP (1667 - 1745)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jonathan Swift (30 November 1667 – 19 October 1745) was an Irish satirist, essayist, political pamphleteer (first for the Whigs, then for the Tories), p...

10/26/2008 9/19/2012

Emanuel Swedenborg (1731 - 1794)

Svedenborg, Emanuel f. 1731 d. 1794 Kapten. Emanuel, (son av Jesper Svedberg, adlad Svedenborg tab 2), född 1731-12-02 Brandstorp s socken Älvsborgs län. Volontär...

12/1/2010 9/19/2012

Harriet Beecher Stowe MP (1811 - 1896)

Birth: 14 June - 1 Dec., 1811. Death: Hartford, Hartford Co., Connecticut or Mandarin, Florida. Author of Uncle Tom's Cabin Harriet Beecher Stowe Introduction Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811-1896) ...

7/12/2007 9/19/2012

Howard Allan Stern (born January 12, 1954) is an American radio personality, television host, author, actor and photographer best known for his radio show which was nationally syndicated from 1986 to...

1/16/2009 9/19/2012

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... John Ernst Steinbeck, Jr .(February 27, 1902 – December 20, 1968) was an American writer. He wrote the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Grapes of Wrath (19...

4/8/2008 9/19/2012

Baruch Spinoza MP (1632 - 1677)

Baruch de Spinoza , XVII Century Philosopher "Roots": Baruch Spinoza Could John Berman be related to the Dutch philosopher Baruch Spinoza, noted as the Prince of Philosophers? CNN "Roots" journey: Vi...

11/25/2010 9/19/2012

"Alexandr Solzhenitsyn - Autobiography" . Nobelprize.org. 19 Nov 2011. Autobiography Alexandr Solzhenitsyn I was born at Kislovodsk on 11th December, 1918. My father had studied philological subjec...

11/19/2011 9/19/2012

Upton Sinclair MP (1878 - 1968)

Upton Beall Sinclair Jr. (September 20, 1878 – November 25, 1968), was an American author and one-time candidate for governor of California who wrote close to one hundred books in many genres....

5/24/2010 9/19/2012

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley MP (1797 - 1851)

"Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin"

Mary Shelley (née Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin; 30 August 1797 – 1 February 1851) was a British novelist, short story writer, dramatist, essayist, biographer, and travel writer, best know...

11/10/2008 9/19/2012

Dr. Seuss MP (1904 - 1991)

"Dr. Seuss", "Theo LeSieg", "Rosetta Stone"

Theodor Seuss Geisel was the author and illustrator of many popular children's books written under the pen name Dr. Seuss. Here are just a few titles of his books: One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish;...

3/24/2008 9/19/2012

Maurice Sendak MP (1928 - 2012)

One of the most successful illustrators of the 20th century. Since 1951 his 90-odd titles have sold nearly 30m copies in the US alone. His renowned work Where the Wild Things Are (1963), with worldwi...

5/8/2012 9/19/2012

Jean-Paul Sartre MP (1905 - 1980)

Jean-Paul Charles Aymard Sartre (21 June 1905 – 15 April 1980), was one of the leading figures in 20th century French philosophy. He was commonly known simply as Jean-Paul Sartre was a French ex...

1/23/2009 9/19/2012

Bertrand Russell, 3rd Earl Russell, Nobel Prize in Literature 1950 MP (1872 - 1970)

"3rd Earl Russell of Kingston Russell", "Viscount Amberley of Amberley and of Ardsalla"

Bertrand Arthur William Russell, 3rd Earl Russell, OM, FRS (18 May 1872 – 2 February 1970), was a British philosopher, logician, mathematician, historian, pacifist, and social critic. Though he ...

10/14/2008 9/19/2012

He is a British-Indian novelist and essayist. He achieved notability with his second novel, Midnight's Children (1981), which won the Booker Prize in 1981. Much of his fiction is set on the Indian subc...

9/8/2010 9/19/2012

J. K. Rowling MP

"J. K. Rowling", "Joanne Kathleen Rowling", "Jo"

J.K. Rowling - Wikipedia J.K. Rowling - Harry Potter Website Joanne "Jo" Rowling , OBE ( born 31 July 1965 ), better known as J. K. Rowling is a British author best known as the creator of the Ha...

3/2/2008 9/19/2012

Jean Jacques Rousseau MP (1712 - 1778)

Jean-Jacques Rousseau (28 June 1712 – 2 July 1778) was a Genevan philosopher, writer, and composer of 18th-century Romanticism of French expression. His political philosophy influenced the Frenc...

10/3/2011 9/19/2012

Erich Maria Remark MP (1898 - 1970)

"פול"

Erich Maria Remarque (born Erich Paul Remark; 22 June 1898 – 25 September 1970) was a German author, most known for his anti-war novel All Quiet on the Western Front. Erich Maria Remarque was ...

12/7/2010 9/19/2012

William Pynchon, Founder of Springfield, MA MP (1590 - 1662)

"William Pinchin", "William Pinchon"

William Pynchon (Pinchin), founder of Springfield, MA and one of founders of Roxbury, MA See: Roxbury project William Pynchon (October 11, 1590 – October 29, 1662) was a colonial assistant, ...

6/15/2007 9/19/2012