30 March 1886
Frances Darwin (later Cornford) was born in Cambridge
, the second child in her family.
19 August 1960
Frances Cornford died in Cambridge
, having failed to recover fully from a heart attack she suffered earlier that year.
After 19 August 1960
Frances Cornford's last book of poetry, On a Calm Shore
, was published. She wrote the preface shortly before her death, but did not live to see its release.