Crusoe Events in History

1986 Death - Mamo Clark, actor (1 Million BC, Robinson Crusoe of Clipper Island), dies

1959 Birthday - Aidan Quinn, actor, Avalon, Crusoe, Desperately Seeking Susan

1936 Birthday - Timothy Spall, actor, 1871, Life is Sweet, Crusoe, Remembrance

1731 Death - Daniel Defoe, English author (Robinson Crusoe), dies at about 70

1731 Death - Daniel Defoe, English novelist (Robinson Crusoe), dies

1719 Event - Daniel Defoes publishes "Robinson Crusoe"

1709 Event - Alexander Selkirk, Scottish seaman is rescued after 4+ years from Fernandez Island (inspiration for Daniel Defoe's "Robinson Crusoe")

1709 Event - British sailor Alexander Selkirk is rescued after being marooned on a desert island for 5 years, his story inspires "Robinson Crusoe"

1709 Event - Alexander Selkirk [Robinson Crusoe] rescued from Juan Fernandez

1686 Event - Robinson Crusoe leaves his island after 28 years (as per Defoe)

1659 Event - Robinson Crusoe is shipwrecked (according to Defoe)