|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)