A daily note on some event in the history of mystery fiction.
Sunday, January 1, 2017
1/1/1943 Alison Gordon born
January 1, 1943. Alison Gordon was born on this day in New York City. She was one of the first important female sportswriters, but from this website's parochial view, all that matters is that she wrote a series of crime novels about a reporter named Kate Henry.