Authors

Feb. 29, 2020

Birth

John Byrom photo
John Byrom30
Poet, inventor of a shorthand system 1692 - 1763
Ann Lee photo
Ann Lee13
English Shaker leader 1736 - 1784
Gioachino Rossini photo
Gioachino Rossini9
Italian composer 1792 - 1868
Marcel Granet photo
Marcel Granet
French sociologist 1884 - 1940
Augusta Savage photo
Augusta Savage2
American sculptor 1892 - 1962
Morarji Desai photo
Morarji Desai49
Former Indian Finance Minister, Freedom Fighters, Former pr… 1896 - 1995
Rukmini Devi Arundale photo
Rukmini Devi Arundale13
Indian Bharatnatyam dancer 1904 - 1986
Dinah Shore photo
Dinah Shore1
American singer and actress 1916 - 1994
Howard Nemerov photo
Howard Nemerov3
Poet 1920 - 1991
Seymour Papert photo
Seymour Papert13
MIT mathematician, computer scientist, and educator 1928 - 2016
Patricia A. McKillip photo
Patricia A. McKillip30
American fantasy writer 1948
Roman Frydman photo
Roman Frydman3
American economist 1948
Tim Powers photo
Tim Powers57
American writer 1952
Richard Ramirez photo
Richard Ramirez3
American serial killer 1960 - 2013
Anthony Robbins photo
Anthony Robbins52
Author, actor, professional speaker 1960
Emer Martin photo
Emer Martin1
Irish writer 1968
Saul Williams photo
Saul Williams14
American singer, musician, poet, writer, and actor 1972
Antonio Sabàto Jr. photo
Antonio Sabàto Jr.3
American actor and model 1972

Death

John Theophilus Desaguliers photo
John Theophilus Desaguliers4
French-born British natural philosopher and clergyman 1683 - 1744
Otoman Zar-Adusht Ha'nish photo
Otoman Zar-Adusht Ha'nish4
German religious movement founder 1844 - 1936
E. F. Benson photo
E. F. Benson3
novelist 1867 - 1940
Violet Trefusis photo
Violet Trefusis6
English writer and socialite 1894 - 1972
Edward S. Mason photo
Edward S. Mason3
American economist 1899 - 1992
Jerome Lawrence photo
Jerome Lawrence2
American playwright 1915 - 2004
Janet Kagan photo
Janet Kagan1
Science fiction author 1946 - 2008
Louise Rennison photo
Louise Rennison52
British writer 1951 - 2016