1937 – He was born on the 13th day of May in Euclid, Ohio; he was the only child of Polish immigrant Joseph Frank Zelazny and Irish American Josephine sweet. 1955 – He began attending Western Reserve University. 1959 – He graduated with a B.A. in English. 1960 – He was considered one of the ..
1908 – Born on March 25th in Croydon, Surrey, England. British film director whose literate, epic productions featured spectacular cinematography and stunning locales. 1928 – He began his film career as a teaboy for Gaumont-British studios, where he soon was promoted to clapboard boy, and finally to editor, a position at which he excelled. 1942 ..
1873 – Born on December 17th in Merton, Surrey, England. 1892 – He was converted to Catholicism. – Wrote the novel, The Shifting of Fire. 1894 – Married to Elsie Martindale. 1901-1903 – Wrote the novels, The Inheritors and Romance with Joseph Conrad. 1911 – He was imprisoned for bigamy. – ..
1871 – He was born this year in Newark, New Jersey, the 14th child of a Methodist minister. Crane studied at Lafayette College and Syracuse University, from neither of which did he attain degrees; he was asked to leave both universities. 1887 – He was assisting his brother Townley in writing articles about the ..
1923 – Italo Calvino was born 15th of October in Santiago de Las Vegas, Cuba. 1941 – Moved to Turin, after a long hesitation over living there or in Milan. 1943 – Joined the Partisans in the Italian Resistance, in the Garibaldi brigade, with the battlename of Santiago, and with Scalfari he ..
1876 – Born on March 23rd in Glasgow, Scotland. Scottish artist who is best known as an etcher and drypoint engraver of architectural subjects. 1898 – Bone first studied architecture and then art at the Glasgow School of Art. 1899-1911 – Attracted to the picturesque aspect of buildings, he began to depict views of his ..