Margaret Atwood was born on November 18, 1939. Atwood is a Canadian novelist, poet, and literary critic best known for her 1985 dystopian novel The Handmaid’s Tale.
W. E. B. Griffin was born on November 10, 1929. Griffin was the author of more than 50 novels, mostly military thrillers that drew upon his own experience in the military. More accurately, it was William E. Butterworth III who was born in 1929; “W. E. B.
Since 2002, the International Animated Film Association has celebrated October 28 as International Animation Day. The date was chosen in honor of the 1892 opening of Émile Reynaud’s Théâtre Optique in Paris, which presented the first public showings of motion pictures on film.
Ursula K. Le Guin was born on October 21, 1929. Le Guin is best known as a writer of science fiction and fantasy, but she also wrote literary criticism, essays, and poetry, and she preferred to be identified simply as “an American novelist.”