Today is the 107th birthday of Oscar Niemeyer, perhaps the last of the real modernist architects. His buildings look like film sets of what mid-century designers
NAME: Dick Van Dyke OCCUPATION: Writer, Talk Show Host, Television Actor, Comedian, Television Producer BIRTH DATE: December 13, 1925 PLACE OF BIRTH: West Plains, Missouri
Today is the 99th birthday of Frank Sinatra. For some reason, I have always been fond of his version of “Stormy Weather” above all others.
Today is the 87th birthday of the woman you didn’t know you knew, Dovima. Her iconic images from the 50’s help set the stylized tone
Today is the 164th birthday of Melvil Dewey. We all know him from his categorizing of books in libraries using his namesake system. I spent
Today is James Thurber’s 120th birthday. It is no secret that his book The Secret Life of Walter Mitty is one of my very favorites and