Literary Library

William Easterly

September 7, 1957 - American economist, author and professorAuthor of "Financing the Storm: Macroeconomic Crises in Russia, 1992 - 93", "The White...

Taylor Caldwell

September 7, 1900 - August 30, 1985British-born American novelistAuthor of "Dynasty of Death", "A Pillar of Iron" and "Testimony of Two Men"Born J...

Peggy Noonan

September 7, 1950 - American author, newspaper columnist and presidential speechwriterAuthor of "What I Saw at the Revolution: A Political Life in...

Martin Booth

September 7, 1944 - February 12, 2004British novelist, poet, screenwriter and teacherAuthor of "Hiroshima Joe", "The Industry of Souls" and "Gweilo...

Joe Klein

September 7, 1946 - American political columnist, novelist and biographerAuthor of "Woody Guthrie: A Life", "Primary Colors" and "The Running Mate"

Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte du Buffon

September 7, 1707 - April 16, 1788French naturalist, mathematician and cosmologistPublished the 36 volume edition of "Histoire Naturelle" Became t...

George P. Putnam

September 7, 1887 - January 4, 1950American publisher, author and explorerAuthor of "The Southland of North America", "In the Oregon Country" and ...

Elmer Hader

September 7, 1889 - September 7, 1973American children's book illustratorIllustrated more than 70 books with his wife Berta including Cock-a-doodl...

Elinor Wylie

September 7, 1885 - December 16, 1928American poet and novelistAuthor of "Nets to Catch the Wind", "The Venetian Glass Nephew" and "The Orphan Angel"

David Levithan

September 7, 1972 - American young adult fiction author and editorAuthor of "Boy Meets Boy", "Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist" and "Every Day"

Dame Edith Sitwell

September 7, 1887 - December 9, 1964British poet and criticAuthor of "Facade ", "Victoria of England" and "The Queens and the Hive"

Alexandra Day

September 7, 1941 - American author of children's booksAuthor of "Good Dog, Carl", "Carl's Christmas" and "Carl's BirthdayBorn Sandra Louise Woodward