Born: Jul 16, 1928 AD
Currently alive, at 86 years of age.
1928 -Born on the 16th of July in London, England.
1980 - She began writing fiction, producing approximately one book a year of elegantly restrained prose.
1959-1964 - She was an instructor at the University of Reading, Lecturer in Art History at Courtauld,
1967-1968 - First woman to achieve the prestigious title of Slade Professor at Cambridge University.
1968 - Brookner wrote several scholarly books including Watteau.
1971 - The Genius of the Future: Studies in French Art Criticism.
1972 - Greuze: The Rise and Fall of an Eighteenth Century Phenomenon.
1980 - Jacques-Louis David.
1981 - Brookner to write her first novel, A Start in Life.
1987 - During an interview for The Paris Review.
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