1901 – Margaret Craven, born on the 13th of March in Helena, Montana. She was an American author.
1930 – She was writing short stories that she sold to a number of national magazines.
1960 – Wrote about the plight of the Kwakwaka’wakw (Kwakiutl) First Nations people of Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Canada.
1967 – Her novel I Heard the Owl Call My Name which told of a young vicar who learns about the meaning of life when he is sent to an aboriginal parish in British Columbia, first published in Canada.
1973 – Released to wide acclaim, I Heard the Owl Call My Name reached No.1 on the New York Times bestseller list.
1980 – Died on the 19th of July.