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January 31, 1956
1345 born Geoffrey Chaucer (1345?-1400)
1400 died Geoffrey Chaucer (1345?-1400)
1554 born Fulke Greville (1554-1628)Oct. 3, 1554
1561 born Francis Bacon (1561-1626)22 January 1561
1564 born Christopher Marlowe (1564-93) Baptised 26 February 1564
1593 died Christopher Marlowe (1564-93) ???
1608 born John Milton (1608-1674)
1626 died Francis Bacon (1561-1626) 9 April 1626
1628 died Fulke Greville (1554-1628)30 September 1628
1633 born Samuel Pepys (1633-1703)
1674 died John Milton (1608-1674)
1703 died Samuel Pepys (1633-1703)
1709 born Samuel Johnson (1709-84) 7 September 1709
1740 born James Woodforde (1740-1802)
1752 born Fanny Burney - Madame D'Arblay (1752-1840) born June 13 1752
1753 born Thomas Bewick (1753-1828) 10 or 12 August 1753
1757 born William Blake (1757-1827) b Nov. 28
1763 born William Cobbett (1763-1835)9 March 1763
1766 born Robert Bloomfield (1766-1823)
1770 born William Wordsworth (1770-1850) 7 April 1770
1772 born Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772-1834)21 October 1772
1775 born Jane Austen (1775-1817)16 December 1775
1775 born Charles Lamb (1775 - 1834) 10 February 1775
1775 born Landor (1775-1864) 30 January 1775
1784 died Samuel Johnson (1709-84) 13 December
1792 born Shelley (1792-1822) 4 August 1792
1793 born John Clare (1793-1864)13 July 1793
1795 born Keats (1795-1821) 29 October (family) or 31st(baptismal entry)
1802 born Harriet Martineau (1802-1876) 12 June 1802
1802 died James Woodforde (1740-1802)
1803 born Thomas Lovell Beddoes (1803-1849)30 June 1803
1803 born George Borrow born (1803-81) 5th July
1809 born Alfred, Lord Tennyson (1809-02) 6th August 1809
1810 born Elizabeth Gaskell (1810-1865)29th September
1812 born Robert Browning (1812-89)7 May 1812
1812 born Charles Dickens (1812-1870) 7 February 1812
1815 born Trollope (1815-1882) 24 April 1815
1816 born Charlotte Bronte (1816-55)21 April 1816
1817 died Jane Austen (1775-1817)7 July
1818 born Emily Bronte (1818-48) 30 July 1818
1819 born George Eliot (Mary Ann Evans) (1819-1880) 22 November 1819
1819 born John Ruskin 1819-1900 8 February 1819
1820 born Anne Bronte (1820-49)17 January 1820
1821 died Keats (1795-1821) 23 February 1821
1822 died Shelley (1792-1822) 8 July
1823 diedRobert Bloomfield (1766-1823) 19 August 1823
1823 born Charlotte M Yonge (1823-1901) 11 August 1823
1824 born Wilkie Collins (1824-1889) 8 January 1824
1824 born George Macdonald (1824-1905) b December 10, 1824
1827 died William Blake (1757--1827) d Aug. 12th
1828 died Thomas Bewick (1753-1828)8 November 1828
1831 born Mark Rutherford (William Hale White) (1831-1913) 22 December 1831
1832 born Lewis Carroll (Charles Lutwidge Dodgson) (1832-98) 27 January 1832
1832 born Henty George Alfred (1832-1902) 8 December 1832
1834 died Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772-1834) 24 July
1834 died Charles Lamb (1775 - 1834) 27 December 1834
1835 died William Cobbett (1763-1835)18 June 1835
1840 born Robert Francis Kilvert (1840-79) b December 3rd, 1840
1840 died Fanny Burney - Madame D'Arblay (1752-1840) January 6, 1840
1840 born Thomas Hardy (1840-1928) 2 June 1840
1844 born Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889) 28 July 1844
1846 born Randolph Caldecott (1846-1886)22 March 1846
1847 born Bram Stoker (1847-1912)
1848 died Emily Bronte (1818-48)19 December 1848
1848 born Richard Jefferies (1848-1887) 6 November 1848
1849 died Thomas Lovell Beddoes (1803-1849)26 January 1849
1849 died Anne Bronte (1820-49)28 May
1850 born R L Stevenson formerly Lewis Balfour (1850-94) 13 November 1850
1850 died William Wordsworth (1770-1850) 23 April 1850
1854 born Oscar Wilde (1854-1900)16th October
1855 died Charlotte Bronte (1816-55)31 March 1855
1856 born Rider Haggard (1856-1925) 22 June 1856
1856 born Bernard Shaw (1856-1950)
1858 born John Meade Falkner (1858-1932) 8 May 1858
1858 born Edith Nesbit (1858-1924) 15 August 1858
1859 born Housman (1859-1936) 26th March 1859
1859 born Jerome K Jerome (1859-1927) 2 May 1859
1863 born Neil Munro (1863-1930)(Hugh Foulis) Born: 3 June 1863
1863died Arthur Morrison (1863-1945) 1 November, 1863
1864 died John Clare (1793-1864)20 May 1864
1864 died Landor (1775-1864)17 September 1864
1865 died Elizabeth Gaskell (1810-1865) 12 November 1865
1866 died H.G. Wells (1866-1946) 21 September 1866
1868 born Arnold Bennett (1867-1931)27 May 1867
1868 born E.F.Benson (1867-1940)24 July 1867
1870 died Charles Dickens (1812-1870) 9 June 1870
1870 born Hilaire Belloc (1870-1953)27 July 1870
1872 born John Cowper Powys (1872-1963) 8 October 1872
1873 born Walter de la Mare (1873-1956) 25 April 1873
1873 born Ford Madox Ford (1873-1939) 17 December 1873
1874 born G.K. Chesterton (1874-1936)29 May 1874
1874 born Robert Frost (1874-1963)26 March
1875 born John Buchan (1875-1940)26 August 1875
1876 born Frank Richards (Charles Hamilton) (1876-1961)
1876 died Harriet Martineau (1802-1876) 12 June 1802
1877 born Warwick Deeping (1877-1950) 28 May 1877
1878 born Wilfrid Gibson (1878-1962)help needed with date
1878 born John Masefield (1878-1967) 1 June 1878
1878 born Edward Thomas (1878-1917) 3 March 1878
1879 died Robert Francis Kilvert (1840-79) 23 September 1879
1880 died George Eliot (Mary Ann Evans) (1819-1880) 22 December
1880 born E.J. Oxenham (1880-1960) November 1880
1881 born Lascelles Abercrombie (1881-1938)b. 9 January 1881
1881 died George Borrow (1803-81)26 July 1881
1881 died Mary Webb (1881-1927) 25 March 1881
1881 born P G Wodehouse (1881-1975) 15 October 1881
1882 born Alan Alexander Milne (1882) 18 January 1882
1882 born John Drinkwater (1882-1937)1 June 1882
1882 born Virginia Woolf (1882-1941) 25 January 1882
1882 died Trollope (1815-1882) 6 December 1882
1884 born Athur Ransome (1884-1967) 18 January 1884
1884 born Romany (Rev. George Bramwell Evens) (1884-1943) 15 February 1884
1884 born Francis Brett Young (1884-1954) 29 June 1884
1885 born D H Lawrence (1885-1930) 11 September 1885
1886 died Randolph Caldecott (1846-1886)12 February 1886
1886 born Charles Williams (1886-1945) 20 September 1886
1886 born Siegfried Sassoon (1886-1967)September 8, 1886
1887 born Rupert Brooke (1887-1915)3 August 1887
1887 born Sheila Kaye-Smith (1887-1956) 4 February 1887
1887 died Richard Jefferies (1848-1887) 14 August 1887
1888 born T.E. Lawrence (1888-1935)16 August
1889 died Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889) 8 June 1889
1889 died Robert Browning (1812-89)12 December 1889
1889 died Wilkie Collins (1824-1889) 23 September 1889
1890 born Ivor Gurney (1890-1937)
1890 born Angela Thirkell (1890-1961) 30 January 1890
1892 born J.R.Tolkien (1892-1973) 3 January 1892
1892 born Leo Walmsley (1892-1966)
1893 born Wilfred Owen (1893-1918) 18th March, 1893
1893 born Sylvia Townsend Warner (1893-1978) 6th December, 1893
1894 born J.B. Priestley (1894-1984) 13 September 1894
1894 died R L Stevenson formerly Lewis Balfour (1850-94) 3 December 1894
1895 born Robert Graves (1895-1985) 24 July 1895
1895 born David Jones (1895-1974) 1 November 1895
1895 born Henry Williamson (1895-1977)1 December 1895
1898 died Lewis Carroll (Charles Lutwidge Dodgson) (1832-98) 14 January 1898
1898 born Jorge Luis Borges (1899-1986) 24 August 1899
1899 born C.S. Forester (Cecil Scott Forester) (1899-1966) 27 August 1899
1900 born James Hilton (1900-1954) 9 September 1900
1900 died John Ruskin (1819-1900) 20 January
1900 died Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) 30 November 1900
1901 born Adrian Bell (1901-1980)4 October 1901
1901 died Charlotte M Yonge (1823-1901) 24 March 1901
1902 died Henty George Alfred (1832-1902) 16 November 1902
1902 died Alfred, Lord Tennyson (1809-02) 6th October 1902
1904 born Margery Allingham (1904-1966)20 May 1904
1904 born Graham Greene (1904-1991) 2 October 1904
1905 born BB' (Denys Watkins-Pitchford) 25 July 1905
1905 born Anthony Powell (1905-2000) 21.12.05
1905 died George Macdonald (1824-1905) d September 18 1905
1906 born John Betjeman born (1906-1984)28 August 1906
1910 born Winston Graham (1910-2003) 30 June 1910
1911 born Mervyn Peake (1911-1968) 9 July
1912 died Bram Stoker (1847-1912)
1913 born Barbara Pym (1913-1980) 2 June 1913
1913 died Mark Rutherford (William Hale White) (1831-1913) 14 March 1913
1914 born Dylan Thomas (1914-53) 27 October 1914
1915 died Rupert Brooke (1887-1915)23 April
1917 died Edward Thomas (1878-1917) 9 April 1917
1918 died Wilfred Owen (1893-1918) killed November 4, 1918
1918 born Muriel Spark (nee Camberg) (1918-2006) 1 February
1924 died Edith Nesbit (1858-1924) 4 May 1924
1922 born Philip Arthur Larkin (1922-1985) 9 August 1922
1923 born Dorothy Dunnett (1923-2001) August 25, 1923
1925 died Rider Haggard (1856-1925) 14 May 1925
1927 died Jerome K Jerome (1859-1927) 14 June 1927
1927 died Mary Webb (1881-1927) 8 October 1927
1928 died Thomas Hardy (1840-1928) 11 January 1928
1930 died D H Lawrence (1885-1930) 2 March
1930 died Neil Munro (1863-1930) 22 December 1930
1931 died Arnold Bennett (1867-1931)26 March 1931
1932 died John Meade Falkner (1858-1932) 22 July 1932
1935 died T.E. Lawrence (1888-1935)19th May
1936 died G.K. Chesterton (1874-1936)14 June 1936
1936 died Housman (1859-1936) 30 April 1936
1937 died John Drinkwater (1882-1937)March 25, 1937
1937 died Ivor Gurney (1890-1937)
1938 died Lascelles Abercrombie (1881-1938)27 October 1938
1939 died Ford Madox Ford (1873-1939) 26 June 1939
1940 died E.F.Benson (1867-1940) 29 February 1940
1940 died John Buchan (1875-1940)11 February
1941 died Virginia Woolf (1882-1941) 28 March 1941
1943 died Romany (Rev. George Bramwell Evens) (1884-1943) 20 November 1943
1945 died Charles Williams (1886-1945) 15 May 1945
1945died Arthur Morrison (1863-1945) 4 December, 1945
1946 died H.G. Wells (1866-1946)13 August 1946
1950 died Bernard Shaw (1856-1950)
1950 died Warwick Deeping (1877-1950) 20 April 1950
1953 died Hilaire Belloc (1870-1953)16 July 1953
1953 died Dylan Thomas (1914-53) 9 November
1954 died James Hilton (1900-1954) 20 December 1954
1954 died Francis Brett Young (1884-1954) 28 March 1954
1956 died Alan Alexander Milne (1882-1956) 31 January 1956
1956 died Walter de la Mare (1873-1956) 22 June 1956
1956 died Sheila Kaye-Smith (1887-1956) 14 January 1956
1960 died E.J. Oxenham (1880-1960) January 1960
1961 died Frank Richards (Charles Hamilton) (1876-1961)
1961 died Angela Thirkell (1890-1961) 29 January 1961
1962 died Wilfrid Gibson (1878-1962)
1963 died Robert Frost (1874-1963)January 29
1963 died John Cowper Powys (1872-1963) 17 June 1963
1966 died Margery Allingham (1904-1966)30 June 1966
1966 died C.S. Forester (Cecil Scott Forester) (1899-1966) 2 April 1966
1966 died Leo Walmsley (1892-1966)8 June
1967 died John Masefield (1878-1967) 12 May 1967
1967 died Athur Ransome (1884-1967)3 June 1967
1967 died Siegfried Sassoon (1886-1967)1 September
1968 died Mervyn Peake (1911-1968)November 17
1973 died J.R.Tolkien (1892-1973) 2 September 1973
1974 died David Jones (1895-1974) 28 October 1974
1975 died P G Wodehouse (1881-1975) 14 February 1975
1977 died Henry Williamson (1895-1977)August 13, 1977
1978 died Sylvia Townsend Warner (1893-1978) 1st May, 1978
1980 died Adrian Bell (1901-1980)5 September 1980
1980 died Barbara Pym (1913-1980) 11 January 1980
1984 died John Betjeman died (1906-1984)19 May 1984
1984 died J.B. Priestley (1894-1984) 13 August 1984
1985 died Robert Graves (1895-1985) 7 December 1985
1985 died Philip Arthur Larkin (1922-1985) 2 December 1985
1986 died Jorge Luis Borges (1899-1986) 14 June, 1986
1990 died BB' (Denys Watkins-Pitchford)
1991 died Graham Greene (1904-1991) 3 April 1991
2000 died Anthony Powell (1905-2000) 21st December
2001 died Dorothy Dunnett (1923-2001) 9th Nov 2001
2003 died Winston Graham (1910 - 2003) 10 July 2003
2006 born Muriel Spark (nee Camberg) (1918-2006) 13th April 2006
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