1903- born on July 10 – became famous under the name the name John Wyndham as the 1951-1962 – author of The Day of the Triffids which was made into film 1953- also did The Kraken Wakes 1957-1960 – authored The Midwich Cuckoos filmed as the Village of the Damned 1960- in Trouble with ..
1973 – Began working as a journalist for WNEW in New York City. 1998 – Assistant Director of Public Affairs for the FBI. He is a former ABC News reporter and anchor who conducted an interview with Osama Bin Laden in Afghanistan. – Attended the Emerson College for one year. – He is expert ..
1881- Birth of an Australian writer of diverse talents and profound cultural insights – Viewed himself as a cosmopolitan mediator among nations – He is best known for his biographical accounts of great personalities, based on psychological analysis and investigations into the creative process 1925 – 1935 – These include Three Masters: Dickens, Balzac, and ..
US lawyer sergeant-at-arms of Senate 1998-2001 commissioner of Immigration and Naturalization Service 2001-2002 (INS) 2.5 / 5 ( ..
1936 – An American author and playwright was born on the 15th day of May this year. During his teen years he wrote plays, although he trained as a chemist at Wagner College and spent six months working at Allied Chemical after graduation. 1965 – He wrote The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon ..
1964 – He was born on the 20th day of January this year in Mumbai, India. After graduating from the Anglican school, he attended Yale University where he became a member of the secret Scroll and Key Society and was part of Berkeley College.Later graduated with a Ph.D. in Political Science from Harvard University, where ..
1884 – Born in the provincial town of Lebedian in Moscow; birth of a Russian novelist and short-story writer 1902-1908 – Studied at St. Petersburg Polytechnic Institute with the course on naval engineering 1905 – Took a study trip in the Near East – Arrested and exiled due to his revolutionary activities ..
1685 – Birth of the English poet and playwright who is best known for his book-length poem 1742-1745-The complaint; or, Night Thoughts on life, Death, and Immortality, Commonly called Night Thoughts. -He had written two tragedies: -(Busiris, 1719, and The Revenge, 1721) and a series of satires -(The Universal Passion, 1725-28) before becoming a ..
British Conservative politician leader of British House of Lords 1981-1983 (1st female leader) 2.8 / 5 ( ..
1903 – Born in Brussels; birth of a French-US (Belgian-born) author and classical scholar 1947 – naturalized US citizen 1951 – came up with her best known among her novels, critical essays, play, and poetry was the novel The Memoirs of Hadrian 1976 – Other works in translation include The Abyss ..