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C.S. Lewis Timeline
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His parents and his brother died.
Receiving a scholarship to University College, Oxford University.
Lewis suspended his studies to enlist in British Infantry during World War I.
On April 15 Lewis was wounded on Mount Berenchon during the Battle of Arras.
Lewis was elected a Fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford, where he served as tutor in English Language and Literature.
Lewis became a Christian.
Lewis received the Gollancz Memorial Prize for Literature in recognition of The Allegory of Love.
Clive Staples Lewis was born on November 29 in Belfast, Northern Ireland.
The first book in the Chronicles of Narnia series.
Lewis was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Literature by the University of Manchester.
Lewis married Joy Davidman Gresham, an American writer.
His wife died after a four year fight with a bone cancer.
Lewis died at 5:30 p.m. at The Kilns, one week before his 65th birthday on Friday, November 22.
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