Author Birthday

Happy Birthday CS Lewis!

The Huffington Post UK | Alice E. Vincent | Posted 20.12.2012 | Home

Thursday marks 114 years since Narnia author CS Lewis was born. It's been a big couple of weeks for the late author, after it was announced on 22 Nove...

Google Goes Goth For Bram Stoker's Birthday

Posted 07.01.2013 | Home

Anyone feeling particularly tired this morning as they go online could be forgiven if wondering if it's still Halloween. Google's new Google Doodle...

Plans For The Bard's Big Birthday

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.01.2013 | Home

Thousands of children are to be given the chance to stage a Shakespeare play in a theatre to mark the 450th anniversary of the Bard's birth in 2014. ...

Happy Birthday Oscar Wilde: 12 Quotes From Our Sharpest Ever Wit

Posted 16.12.2012 | Home

If history (and medical science) had been different, Oscar Wilde would be celebrating reaching the grand old age of 158 today. Instead the great pl...

Happy Birthday, JK Rowling! 10 Things You Never Knew About The Harry Potter Author

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.12.2012 | Home

We're raising our goblets and sending sparks from our wands in celebration of JK Rowling's birthday - yes, the woman who brought us Harry Potter was b...