RAY BUTTIGIEG [Composer/Producer/Poet] Ray Buttigieg (pronounced /beauty-gig/, with hard "g" as in "go") was born on the island of Gozo, the second largest island of the Maltese Islands on May 1, 1955. In a small picturesque village in the town of Qala, overlooking Mount Etna in the distant haze some fifty miles away, towering over ..
American Sportscaster, on radio and TV. 1919 – Curt Gowdy was born in Green River WY. High School- Cheyenne High School 1942- University: University of Wyoming 1943- US Army Air Corps 1949- married Jere Dawkins- they had, one daughter, two sons, Charyl Anne, Curt Gowdy Jr., Trevor. 1945 – ..
1815 – Yershov was born in Tobolsk on March 6, 1815. 1827-1831 – Studied in Tobolsk gymnasium, where he created a society for the Ethnographic study of Siberia. 1831-1836 – Studied philosophy at Saint Petersburg University. While studying, he wrote his masterpiece, a fairy tale, The Humpbacked Horse. Yershov returned to Tobolsk. In the year ..
1949 – Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba. – Educated at the University of Western Ontario. 1989 – Greg Clark Award, for magazine journalism. 1990 – Canadian Science Writers’ Award, for magazine journalism. 1991 – Worked as a freelance writer, a magazine editor. – Simonds also co-wrote the ..
1934 – Bron was born in Stanmore, London on March 14, 1934. 1958 – Bron attended North London Collegiate School and Newnham College, Cambridge. 1959 – Began her career in the Cambridge Footlights, entitled The Last Laugh. 1965 – Bron appeared in the movie, Help! with the Beatles. 1967 – Bron landed a role in ..
1779 – Smith was born in London on December 31, 1779. 1799 – Smith was educated at Chigwell School. 1812 – He and his brother James produced a popular literary parody connected to the Drury Lane Theatre which was burnt down by fire. The managers offered a prize of 50 pounds for each address to ..
1809 – Giusti was born in Monsummano on May 12, 1809. 1821 – At the age of twelve, he was sent to school at Florence and afterwards to Pistoia and Lucca, during this he wrote his first verse. 1826 – Studied law at Pisa. His experience was a key to make his satire writings. 1834 ..
1938 – Coren was born in London on June 27, 1938. 1958 – Attended Wadham College, Oxford, Yale University and University of California, Berkeley. 1978-1987 – Coren was editor of Punch for ten years. 1987-1989 – Became editor of The Listener for ..
1985 – Graduated in fine arts and film from London’s Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design. He is Editor of Roguishness for the dandified and revolution based satirical magazine "The Chap". Began as the magazines Grooming Editor and As Flux Magazine’s Paranormal Investigations Editor, his satirical series Atters Attree’s Temple of Arcane explores ..
1935 – Donaldson was born in Sunningdale, Berkshire on January 4, 1935. He was the son of a shipping magnate. 1955 – Donaldson was educated at Winchester College and during his national service he met Julian Mitchell, who later introduced him to art galleries. He became an orphan while taking up English Studies at Magdalene ..