Born: Jun 13, 1752 AD
Died: 1840 AD, at 87 years of age.
1752 - Born on June 13th in King's Lynn, Norfolk, England. English dramatist and diarist.
1762 - Frances was ten years old when she began writing poetic, dramatic and prose works.
1767 - On her fifteenth birthday, Frances made a sacrificial bonfire of her writings, including her journals and the “novel” of “Caroline Evelyn” whose story formed the precursor for Frances' first published work, Evelina.
1778-1782 - Wrote the books, Evelina: A Young Lady's Entrance into the World and Cecilia: Memoirs of an Heiress, by the author of Evelina.
1793 - Married to Alexander D'Arblay on July 31st.
1796 - Wrote the novel, Camilla.
1840 - Died on January 6th in London, England.
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