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UPI Almanac for Friday, May 4, 2012.
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List of Nobel Prize in Literature winners

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 6 (UPI) -- List of Nobel Prize in Literature winners:

Hemingway's grandson runs with bulls

PAMPLONA, Spain, July 13 (UPI) -- Throngs of people ran with the bulls in Pamplona, Spain, Wednesday, with a handful paying the price with injuries, officials said.
Owen, Kidman cast in Hemingway TV film

Owen, Kidman cast in Hemingway TV film

LOS ANGELES, June 17 (UPI) -- Film stars Clive Owen and Nicole Kidman have been cast in an upcoming HBO film about late U.S. author Ernest Hemingway, TVGuide.com said.

Book accuses Hemingway of spying

NEW HAVEN, Conn., July 9 (UPI) -- A new U.S. book claims Ernest Hemingway was a not-very-effective spy for the KGB during the 1940s.

Spain: 13 injured in running of the bulls

MADRID, July 7 (UPI) -- Thirteen people were hurt Monday in the start of Spain's annual Running of the Bulls, though none seriously, emergency officials said.

Award-winning translator Aharon Amir dies

JERUSALEM, March 1 (UPI) -- Award-winning Israeli translator and author Aharon Amir has died at the age of 85.

Spanish Civil War leader dies at 92

BERKELY, Calif., Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Milton Wolff, the last commander of a U.S. volunteer brigade that fought in the Spanish Civil War, died of heart failure in Berkeley, Calif., at age 92.

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UPI almanac for Saturday, July 21, 2007.

Two runners wounded as bull run begins

PAMPLONA, Spain, July 7 (UPI) -- Bulls gored two men Saturday in the opening of the annual Pamplona, Spain, bull run made famous by U.S. writer Ernest Hemingway.

Letters of history found in laundry room

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, June 4 (UPI) -- Letters by some of the greatest figures in politics, arts and sciences offering a glimpse at life centuries ago were found in a Swiss home's laundry.

Hemingway, Dietrich letters aired

BOSTON, March 29 (UPI) -- U.S. writer Ernest Hemingway and German siren Marlene Dietrich flirted but likely didn't hook up, family members said.

Short story writer Daniel Stern dies

HOUSTON, Jan. 26 (UPI) -- Author Daniel Stern, who tapped his career in music, movies and academia for his novels and short stories, has died in Houston at age 79.

Noodle restaurant pulls marlin from menu

LONDON, Jan. 2 (UPI) -- A popular British noodle restaurant is taking Ernest Hemingway's favorite fish, the blue marlin, off the menu.

USDA wants Hemingway cats licensed

KEY WEST, Fla., Aug. 30 (UPI) -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture is demanding The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum in Key West, Fla., get a license for its fabled herd of cats.

Museum needs license for extra-toed cats

KEY WEST, Fla., Aug. 13 (UPI) -- The U.S. government says Florida's Ernest Hemingway Home & Museum needs a license and proper confines to display its number of extra-toed cats.

The Almanac

Today is Friday, July 21, the 202nd day of 2006 with 163 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Thursday, July 21, the 202nd day of 2005 with 163 to follow.
By United Press International

Spain shows lost Hemingway documentary

MADRID, June 27 (UPI) -- Spanish television previewed a formerly unseen documentary about its civil war made by the famed U.S. author Ernest Hemingway.

Stars line up for Hemingway audio books

NEW YORK, May 4 (UPI) -- William Hurt and Donald Sutherland are among the stars lined up to read the works of Ernest Hemingway for New York-based Simon & Schuster Audio.

Denne Bart Petitclerc dead at 76

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- Veteran TV and film writer Denne Bart Petitclerc, who was a close friend of author Ernest Hemingway, has died in Los Angeles at age 76. The creator of TV's "Then Came Bronson," died Feb. 3 at the UCLA Medical Center from lung cancer, the Los Angeles Times

Compleat Angler destroyed by fire

ALICE TOWN, Bahamas, Jan. 14 (UPI) -- A Bahamas hotel frequented by author Ernest Hemingway has been destroyed by fire and its owner is presumed dead.

Cuban author, poet Ofelia Fox dead at 82

BURBANK, Calif., Jan. 7 (UPI) -- The former "first lady" of Havana's legendary Tropicana nightclub, Ofelia Fox, has died in Burbank, Calif., at age 82.

Hemingway family sues N.C. martini club

GREENSBORO, N.C., Dec. 19 (UPI) -- The heirs of author Ernest Hemingway have filed a trademark infringement lawsuit against the owner of Hemingway's Downtown in Greensboro, N.C.

Hemingway's Cuban home imperiled

HAVANA, Oct. 6 (UPI) -- The Cuban home of author Ernest Hemingway is beginning to fall apart, and U.S. conservationists are being stymied at saving it by U.S. regulations.
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