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May 16 Author Birthdays

May 16th, 2014 (05:07 pm)

Rey - Curious George Visits the Library

May 16 Author Birthdays

* 1606 - John Bulwer, English physician & philosopher who wrote about the human body and human communication.
* 1905 - H.E. Bates, English novelist, essayist & short-story writer.
* 1906 - Margret Rey, German-born co-author & illustrator (with husband H.A. Rey) of the Curious George books.
* 1910 - Olga Berggolts, Russian poet & Leningrad radio broadcaster who was imprisoned in the Stalinist purges and became a symbol of the city's strength during the Leningrad Blockade of 1941-44.
* 1912 - Studs Terkel, Pulitzer Prize-winning American author, broadcaster & historian.
* 1917 - Juan Rulfo, Mexican novelist, screenwriter, short-story writer & photographer.
* 1929 - Adrienne Rich, influential feminist poet, Guggenheim scholar & National Book Award winner.
* 1950 - Bruce Coville, American author of children's & YA novels.
* 1960 - Chester Brown, controversial Canadian cartoonist.
* 1969 - Tucker Carlson, journalist, editor & commentator.


Coville - Aliens Ate My HomeworkTerkel - Race, How Blacks & Whites Think...Rich - Blood Bread & Poetry



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