Today is the 136th birthday of the writer Virginia Woolf. An Edward Albee play, numerous novels and artwork, postage stamps, exhibits, and several contemporary writers
Today is the 107th birthday of Butterfly McQueen. Everyone knows her from her famous (and often horribly misquoted and impersonated) line from Gone With the Wind.
Today is the 112th birthday of the genius, aviator, movie producer and recluse Howard Hughes. The world is a better place because he was in
Today is the 95th birthday of the actress Ava Gardner. Have you seen The Killers? The world is a better place because she is in
Today is the 158th birthday of the artist Georges Seurat. My first exposure to his work was in the hallway of my elementary school. A
Today is the 92nd birthday of the legendary screen heartthrob Rock Hudson. I once read a recount of how he got his gravely voice. He