A daily note on some event in the history of mystery fiction.
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
8/11/1907 William Haggard is born
August 11, 1907. William Haggard was born this day in Croyden, England. After a career as a civil servant in India he started writing spy novels in the fifties. More than twenty of them were about Colonel Charles Russell, who worked for the fictional Security Executive.