30 January 1890
Angela Margaret Mackail (later AT) was born at 27 Young Street
, London, the eldest child in the Mackail family.
AT, in Australia
and pressed for both money and occupation, began writing seriously for publication by placing "An Interview with J. M. Barrie
" in The Forum
(on the women's page).
29 January 1961
AT died at Birtley House, at Bramley
, of aplastic anaemia.
AT's final novel, Three Score and Ten
, set in Barchester, was finished by C. A. Lejeune
after Thirkell's death.