Today anniversaries


Birth

Michel-Jean Sedaine photo
Michel-Jean Sedaine2
French writer 1719 - 1797
Suzanne Curchod photo
Suzanne Curchod6
French-Swiss salonist and writer 1737 - 1794
Marquis de Sade photo
Marquis de Sade24
French novelist and philosopher 1740 - 1814
Alessandro Cagliostro photo
Alessandro Cagliostro25
Italian occultist 1743 - 1795
Nakayama Miki photo
Nakayama Miki19
Founder of Tenrikyo 1798 - 1887
Grace Aguilar photo
Grace Aguilar4
Novelist, writer 1816 - 1847
John Godfrey Saxe photo
John Godfrey Saxe22
American poet 1816 - 1887
Richard Holt Hutton photo
Richard Holt Hutton3
English journalist 1826 - 1897
Pope Pius X photo
Pope Pius X10
Catholic Pope and saint 1835 - 1914
John Lancaster Spalding photo
John Lancaster Spalding202
Catholic bishop 1840 - 1916
Thomas Hardy photo
Thomas Hardy169
English novelist and poet 1840 - 1928
Archibald Berkeley Milne photo
Archibald Berkeley Milne1
Royal Navy admiral 1855 - 1938
Edward Elgar photo
Edward Elgar9
English composer 1857 - 1934
Jules de Gaultier photo
Jules de Gaultier5
French philosopher 1858 - 1942
Alfred George Gardiner photo
Alfred George Gardiner2
British journalist and writer 1865 - 1946
Robert Edouard Moritz photo
Robert Edouard Moritz2
German mathematician 1868 - 1940
Ion Antonescu photo
Ion Antonescu5
prime minister and conducător of Romania during World War II 1882 - 1946
Barbara Pym photo
Barbara Pym7
British writer 1913 - 1980
Lester del Rey photo
Lester del Rey10
Novelist, short story writer, editor 1915 - 1993
Charlie Sifford photo
Charlie Sifford3
professional golfer 1922 - 2015
Clair Cameron Patterson photo
Clair Cameron Patterson3
American chemist and geochemist 1922 - 1995
Harriett Woods photo
Harriett Woods1
American politician 1927 - 2007
Norton Juster photo
Norton Juster40
American children's writer, academic, and architect 1929
Carol Shields photo
Carol Shields7
American author 1935 - 2003
Constantine II of Greece photo
Constantine II of Greece3
former King of Greece 1940
Tony Buzan photo
Tony Buzan9
British psychologist 1942 - 2019
Dennis Overbye photo
Dennis Overbye2
American writer 1944
Richard Long photo
Richard Long10
artist 1945
Michael Leunig photo
Michael Leunig1
Australian artist 1945
Kathleen Willey photo
Kathleen Willey2
White House aide 1946
Heather Couper photo
Heather Couper3
astronomer 1949
Loretta Chase photo
Loretta Chase15
American writer 1949
Michael E. Uslan photo
Michael E. Uslan2
American film producer 1951
Kenneth Chenault photo
Kenneth Chenault8
American business executive 1951
Cornel West photo
Cornel West28
African-American philosopher and political/civil rights act… 1953
Gideon Levy photo
Gideon Levy10
Israeli journalist 1953
Gregory A. Boyd photo
Gregory A. Boyd1
American theologian and pastor 1957
John Bevere photo
John Bevere2
American author 1959
Wentworth Miller photo
Wentworth Miller4
British-born American actor 1972
Angelo Mathews photo
Angelo Mathews6
Sri Lankan cricketer 1987
Awkwafina photo
Awkwafina1
actress and rapper from New York 1988
Steve Smith (cricketer) photo
Steve Smith (cricketer)3
Australian international cricketer 1989

Death

Giuseppe Garibaldi photo
Giuseppe Garibaldi2
Italian general and politician 1807 - 1882
Benjamin Stanton photo
Benjamin Stanton5
American politician 1809 - 1872
Alfred Austin photo
Alfred Austin9
British writer and poet 1835 - 1913
Alain photo
Alain35
French philosopher 1868 - 1951
John Erskine photo
John Erskine5
American educator 1879 - 1951
Arnold Lunn photo
Arnold Lunn1
British writer and skier 1888 - 1974
Vita Sackville-West photo
Vita Sackville-West39
English writer and gardener 1892 - 1962
A. A. Thomson photo
A. A. Thomson2
cricketer and author 1894 - 1968
Lou Gehrig photo
Lou Gehrig3
American baseball player 1903 - 1941
Viktor Brack photo
Viktor Brack2
SS officer 1904 - 1948
Gerald James Whitrow photo
Gerald James Whitrow39
British mathematician 1912 - 2000
Nile Kinnick photo
Nile Kinnick21
College football player 1918 - 1943
David Stove photo
David Stove2
Australian philosopher 1927 - 1994
Anthony de Mello photo
Anthony de Mello134
Indian writer 1931 - 1987
David Eddings photo
David Eddings43
American novelist 1931 - 2009
Lavina Washines photo
Lavina Washines1
American politician 1940 - 2011
Josephine Hart photo
Josephine Hart6
Irish writer 1942 - 2011
Stan Rogers photo
Stan Rogers9
Folk singer 1949 - 1983
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