Biography of Joseph Heller

Joseph Heller was born on May 1, 1923 in Brooklyn, New York & died on December 12, 1999 in East Hampton, New York, was an American satirical novelist, short story writer and playwright. He wrote … read more

Biography of Anthony Trollope

Anthony Trollope was born on 24 April 1815 in London, United Kingdom & died on 6 December 1882 in London, United Kingdom, was one of the most successful, prolific and respected English novelists of the … read more

Biography of Edmund Cartwright

Edward (Edmund) Cartwright was born on 24 April 1743 in Nottinghamshire & died on 30 October 1823 in Hastings, Sussex, was an English clergyman and inventor of the power loom. Cartwright was taught at Queen … read more

Biography of Nathaniel Hone the Elder

Nathaniel Hone was born on 24 April 1718 & died on 14 August 1784, was an Irish-born portrait and miniature painter, and one of the founder members of the Royal Academy in 1768. The son … read more

Biography of Giovanni Battista Martini

Giovanni Battista Martini was born on 24 April 1706 in Bologna & died on 3 August 1784, also known as Padre Martini, was an Italian musician. His father, Antonio Maria Martini, a violinist, taught him … read more