03/05/1937 Margaret Mitchell wins the Pulitzer Prize
Gone With the Wind, Margaret Mitchell
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Margaret Munnerlyn Mitchell won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction for the only novel published during her lifetime, "Gone with the Wind," set in Georgia during the American Civil War. The book was later adapted into an American film and is ranked as the second favorite book by American readers, just behind the Bible.