E. M. Forster entry: Overview screen.
1 January 1879
Novelist Edward Morgan Forster was born in London
; he was known to his friends as Morgan.
18 October 1910
EMF published Howards End
, a condition-of-England
novel about the tensions arising from contrasted class and cultural sensibilities.
4 June 1924
EMF published his last and probably best-known novel, A Passage to India
, which examines the effects of British imperialism in that country.
8 June 1970
EMF, English novelist, died in Coventry