Events Calendar


Famous Authors' Birthdays

september

September 4: Syd Hoff
September 5: Paul Fleischmann
September 8: Jack Prelutsky
September 13: Roald Dahl
September 15: James Fenimore Cooper
September 15: Tomie DePaola
September 15: Robert McCloskey
September 16: H.A.Rey
September 21: H.G. Wells
September 24: Wilson Rawls
September 27: Paul Goble
September 27: Bernard Waber
September 28: Kate Douglas Wiggins
September 29: Stan Berenstain


october

October 4: Robert Lawson
October 4: Munro Leaf
October 8: Barthe De Clements
October 8: R.L. Stine
October 14: Lois Lenski
October 16: Oscar Wilde
October 19: Ed Emberly
October 21: Ursula LeGuin
October 24: Barbara Robinson
October 26: Steven Kellogg


november

November 7: Armstrong Sperry
November 8: Bram Stoker
November 13: Robert Louis Stevenson
November 14: William Steig
November 16: Jean Fritz
November 21: Elizabeth George Speare
November 24: Frances H. Burnett
November 25: Marc Brown
November 26: Charles Schultz
November 29: Louisa May Alcott
November 29: Madeleine L’Engle
November 29: C.S.Lewis
November 30: Jonathon Swift
November 30: Mark Twain


december

December 1: Jan Brett
December 2: David Macaulay
December 5: Christina Rosetti
December 8: James Thurber
December 10: Emily Dickinson
December 10: George MacDonald
December 19: Eve Bunting
December 23: Avi
December 24: Noel Streatfield
December 30: Rudyard Kipling
December 30: Mercer Mayer


january

January 2: Isaac Asimov
January 4: Phyllis Naylor
January 5: Lynn Cherry
January 12: Jack London
January 17: Robert Cormier
January 18: A.A.Milne
January 19: Edgar Allen Poe
January 27: Lewis Carroll
January 29: Bill Peet
January 29: Rosemary Wells
January 30: Lloyd Alexander


february

February 1: Jerry Spinelli
February 2: Judith Viorst
February 3: Joan Lowery Nixon
February 7: Charles Dickens
February 7: Laura Ingalls Wilder
February 8: Anne Rockwell
February 8: Jules Verne
February 10: Elaine Konigsburg
February 11: Jane Yolen
February 12: Judy Blume
February 17: Robert Newton Peck
February 25: Cynthia Voigt
February 27: Henry W. Longfellow
February 27: Uri Shulevitz


march

March 2: Dr. Seuss
March 3: Patricia MacLachlan
March 5: Mem Fox
March 11: Ezra Jack Keats
March 12: Virginia Hamilton
March 16: Sid Fleischmann
March 20: Lois Lowry
March 22: Randolph Cladecott
March 26: Robert Frost
March 26: Jerry Pallota