Bloomsday: James Joyce’s novel, “Ulysses,” takes place in and around Dublin, Ireland

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Thomas Hardy, English poet and author, is born

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Sir James Barrie, author of Peter Pan, is born

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Ernest Hemingway wins Pulitzer Prize for “The Old Man and the Sea”

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Eudora Welty, American author, is born

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  • Faulkner's "As I Lay Dying": Printing Press

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    Hawthorne’s “The Scarlet Letter” is published

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    Flannery O’Connor, American author, born

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    Ralph Ellison, African-American writer, is born

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