November 16

Chinua Achebe

Chinua Achebe (born November 16, 1930) Nigerian novelist, poet – Things Fall Apart (1958)

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Arvid Järnefelt

Arvid Järnefelt (pseudonym Arvi Rauta) (born November 16, 1861) Finnish novelist, playwright, Tolstoyist – Heraamiseni / My Awakening (1894)

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