16 January 1890
Joan Rosita Torr (later RF) was born at Riseholme Hall
, the eldest of her parents' four children.
After March 1921
RF published her second book of travel and adventure, The Secret of the Sahara: Kufara
In this year there appeared (besides a volume compressing RF's two memoirs) her final travel book: Islands in the Sun
, which is again about the Caribbean, and laces its description with some political comment.
30 June 1967
Rosita McGrath (formerly RF) died at her home in Warwick