1925 – Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, born on the 28th of May in Berlin, Germany. He is regarded by many as the finest Lieder singer of his generation, if not of the last century. He is probably best known for his performances of Schubert’s song cycle "Winterreise," which he recorded 10 times over the course of ..
1949 – Martin Amis was born on the 25th of August in Cardiff, South Wales. 1958 – He attended Swansea Grammar School. After the success of his father’s novel Lucky Jim, he was able to go to the United States. 1962 – He went to study at Westminster School and graduated at Exter College in ..