1819 – Born on the 8th of February in London, England. 1833 – He discovered the work of Turner through the illustrations to an edition of Samuel Rogers’s poem Italy given him by a business partner of his father. 1836 – He was provoked into drafting a reply (unpublished) to an attack on Turner’s painting ..
1912 – Born on March 17th in West Chester, Pennsylvania. American black civil rights leader. – He founded New York branch of Congress of Racial Equality (CORE). 1963 – He was the chief organizer of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, at which Dr. King delivered his famed "I Have a ..
US Yippie radical member of Chicago Se..
1870 – Born on the 22nd of October in Berthier-en-Bas, Que., Canada. – Joseph Camille Roy critic and literary historian, noted as an authority on the development of French Canadian literature. 1894 – Ordained a Roman Catholic priest, Roy received a doctorate from Laval University in Quebec that same year – ..
US puppeteer with Rufus Rose, co-designed Howdy Doody puppet for television 1949 wife of Rufus R..
1956 – Romero was born in New York City to Puerto Rican parents Demetrio and Coralie Romero. – He is a graduate of Stanford University Law School and Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public Policy and International Affairs. 2001 – Anthony Romero became executive director in September. 2005 – He was named ..
US activist, actor, Communist, and singer starred in Broadway play "Othello" 1943 (as Othello) Spingarn Medal 1..
1941 – She was born on the 4th day of October this year in New Orleans, Louisiana, which forms the background against which most of her stories take place. She was born Howard Allen O’Brien best known for her Vampire Chronicles. 1958 – Their family moved to north Texas, she was 16 when she ..