Today is the 72nd birthday of Warhol Superstar Candy Darling. There is some speculation on her birth year, but no speculation on how fabulous she was.
Today is the 128th birthday of the comedian Harpo Marx. Choosing a favorite Marx Brother is a lot like choosing a favorite Hitchcock Blonde: each
Today is the 133rd birthday of the revolutionary Mexican muralist José Clemente Orozco. How can your not immediately love a muralist? So much narrative, and the
Today is Boris Karloff‘s 129th birthday. I first learned about him through a book I was reading as a kid called “The Three Investigators Mystery of
Today is Doris Duke’s 104th birthday. She was in the newspapers from the day she was born, her every move chronicled and scrutinized. Her art collection,
Today is the 322nd birthday of the philosopher, poet, playwright and beloved Frenchman: Voltaire. Imprisoned twice, exiled twice, and exhumed twice, his life story reads