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27th January – Lewis Carroll

Today is the birthday of Lewis Carroll, author of Alice in Wonderland.
Lewis Carroll is the pseudonym of the English writer and mathematician Charles Lutwidge Dodgson.
He was born in 1832.
His most famous novels are ALICE’S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND (1865) and THROUGH THE LOOKING-GLASS, AND WHAT ALICE FOUND THERE (1871).

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17th December – A Christmas Carol published

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens was first published on December 19, 1843.

9th October – John Lennon, born

John Lennon, English singer-songwriter was born on October 9th 1940.

23rd September – Bruce Springsteen born

Bruce Springsteen (born September 23, 1949), nicknamed “The Boss”, is an American singer-songwriter. He was born in Long Branch, New Jersey.

15th September – Agatha Christie, born

Agatha Christie  , known as the “Queen of Crime” was an English crime-fiction writer. She was born on the 15th of September 1890.

Agatha Christie is the world’s best known author of detective fiction. She has been declared by the Guinness Book of World Records to be the best selling fiction author of all time. She wrote novels, short stories and plays continuously for over fifty years.

13th September – Roald Dahl

Roald Dahl , British novelist, short story writer, and screenwriter, was born in Llandaff, Wales on September 13th 1916.

Some of his most popular books include Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, James and the Giant Peach, Matilda, The Witches.