Today anniversaries


Birth

Elizabeth Wormeley Latimer photo
Elizabeth Wormeley Latimer2
English-American writer and translator 1822 - 1904
Arthur Kekewich photo
Arthur Kekewich19
British judge 1832 - 1907
Alfred Marshall photo
Alfred Marshall4
British economist 1842 - 1924
George Bernard Shaw photo
George Bernard Shaw408
Irish playwright 1856 - 1950
C.G. Jung photo
C.G. Jung253
Swiss psychiatrist and psychotherapist who founded analytic… 1875 - 1961
Antonio Machado photo
Antonio Machado8
Spanish poet 1875 - 1939
Shunroku Hata photo
Shunroku Hata7
Japanese general 1879 - 1962
André Maurois photo
André Maurois202
French writer 1885 - 1967
George Grosz photo
George Grosz9
German artist 1893 - 1959
Charles Baudouin photo
Charles Baudouin4
French-Swiss psychoanalyst 1893 - 1963
Aldous Huxley photo
Aldous Huxley284
English writer 1894 - 1963
Paul Gallico photo
Paul Gallico3
American writer and journalist 1897 - 1976
Gracie Allen photo
Gracie Allen34
American actress and comedienne 1902 - 1964
Estes Kefauver photo
Estes Kefauver2
American politician 1903 - 1963
Robert Aaron Gordon photo
Robert Aaron Gordon12
American economist 1908 - 1978
George Kubler photo
George Kubler15
American art historian 1912 - 1996
K. Pattabhi Jois photo
K. Pattabhi Jois3
Indian yoga teacher 1915 - 2009
James E. Lovelock photo
James E. Lovelock16
independent scientist, environmentalist and futurist 1919
Jean Shepherd photo
Jean Shepherd2
American writer and radio host 1921 - 1999
Chairil Anwar photo
Chairil Anwar5
Indonesian poet 1922 - 1949
Heinz Isler photo
Heinz Isler4
engineer 1926 - 2009
Peter Lougheed photo
Peter Lougheed1
Canadian politician 1928 - 2012
Elliott Erwitt photo
Elliott Erwitt2
American photographer 1928
Stanley Kubrick photo
Stanley Kubrick33
American film director, screenwriter, producer, cinematogra… 1928 - 1999
Edmund Phelps photo
Edmund Phelps2
American economist 1933
Jagdish Bhagwati photo
Jagdish Bhagwati1
economist 1934
Boris Cyrulnik photo
Boris Cyrulnik1
French psychiatrist 1937
John Howard photo
John Howard18
25th Prime Minister of Australia 1939
Mick Jagger photo
Mick Jagger24
British rock musician, member of The Rolling Stones 1943
Helen Mirren photo
Helen Mirren1
British actress 1945
M. John Harrison photo
M. John Harrison8
English author and critic 1945
Joel Mokyr photo
Joel Mokyr12
Israeli American economic historian 1946
John Holloway photo
John Holloway20
Mexican sociologist 1947
Sharron Angle photo
Sharron Angle30
Former member of the Nevada Assembly from 1999 to 2007 1949
Thaksin Shinawatra photo
Thaksin Shinawatra3
Thai politician 1949
John E. Hare photo
John E. Hare6
British philosopher 1949
Nicholas Evans photo
Nicholas Evans4
British producer and writer 1950
John Steakley photo
John Steakley2
American writer 1951 - 2010
Asif Ali Zardari photo
Asif Ali Zardari4
politician in Pakistan 1955
Arthur Japin photo
Arthur Japin1
Dutch author 1956
Andy Goldsworthy photo
Andy Goldsworthy12
British sculptor and photographer 1956
Mark Norell photo
Mark Norell7
American paleontologist 1957
Kevin Spacey photo
Kevin Spacey8
American actor, director and producer 1959
François Gautier photo
François Gautier9
French journalist 1959
Andrei Lankov photo
Andrei Lankov11
Russian academic 1963
Sandra Bullock photo
Sandra Bullock10
American actress and producer 1964
Ralf Metzenmacher photo
Ralf Metzenmacher3
German artist, designer and painter 1964
Nigel Cumberland photo
Nigel Cumberland122
British author and leadership coach 1967
Jason Statham photo
Jason Statham9
English actor, film producer, martial artist and former div… 1967
Leo Igwe photo
Leo Igwe21
Nigerian human rights activist 1970
Scott Cawthon photo
Scott Cawthon3
American independent video game designer 1971
Kate Beckinsale photo
Kate Beckinsale6
English actress 1973
Daniel Negreanu photo
Daniel Negreanu2
Canadian poker player 1974
Johnson Beharry photo
Johnson Beharry1
British Army officer 1979
Jacinda Ardern photo
Jacinda Ardern17
Prime Minister of New Zealand 1980

Death

John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester photo
John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester33
English poet, and peer of the realm 1647 - 1680
Sam Houston photo
Sam Houston11
nineteenth-century American statesman, politician, and sold… 1793 - 1863
George Borrow photo
George Borrow11
English author 1803 - 1881
Gottlob Frege photo
Gottlob Frege22
mathematician, logician, philosopher 1848 - 1925
Helen H. Gardener photo
Helen H. Gardener1
American writer and academic 1853 - 1925
William Jennings Bryan photo
William Jennings Bryan33
United States Secretary of State 1860 - 1925
Antonin Sertillanges photo
Antonin Sertillanges1
French philosopher 1863 - 1948
Rezā Shāh photo
Rezā Shāh3
Shah of the Imperial State of Iran 1878 - 1944
W. Averell Harriman photo
W. Averell Harriman1
American businessman, politician and diplomat 1891 - 1986
Benjamin Lee Whorf photo
Benjamin Lee Whorf8
American linguist 1897 - 1941
George Gallup photo
George Gallup1
American statistician 1901 - 1984
Thomas A. Bailey photo
Thomas A. Bailey3
American historian 1902 - 1983
Goparaju Ramachandra Rao photo
Goparaju Ramachandra Rao12
Indian activist 1902 - 1975
Oskar Morgenstern photo
Oskar Morgenstern5
austrian economist 1902 - 1977
Jim Bishop photo
Jim Bishop4
American journalist and author 1907 - 1987
Trygve Haavelmo photo
Trygve Haavelmo1
Norwegian economist and econometrician 1911 - 1999
John Tukey photo
John Tukey2
American mathematician 1915 - 2000
Merce Cunningham photo
Merce Cunningham5
American dancer 1919 - 2009
Diane Arbus photo
Diane Arbus16
American photographer and author 1923 - 1971
Kenneth Tynan photo
Kenneth Tynan40
English theatre critic and writer 1927 - 1980
Bryan Magee photo
Bryan Magee7
British politician 1930 - 2019
Ann Rule photo
Ann Rule1
True crime writer 1931 - 2015
Fredy Perlman photo
Fredy Perlman1
Czech anarchist 1934 - 1985
Lupe Ontiveros photo
Lupe Ontiveros2
Mexican-American actress 1942 - 2012
Sung Jae-gi photo
Sung Jae-gi4
South Korean masculism activist 1967 - 2013