Oct. 15, 1995
Today's reading: "October" by Robert Frost from THE POETRY OF ROBERT FROST, published by Henry Holt and Company.
Birthday of great Roman poet Virgil, born in 70 BC.
Italian mathematician Evangelista Torricelli born on this day in 1608.
German philosopher Freidrich Wilhelm Nietzche born in 1844.
P.G. Wodehouse, comic novelist, born in England on this day in 1881.
Economist and author John Kenneth Galbraith born in 1908.
Arthur Schlesinger, Jr. born on this day in 1917.
Famous spy Mata Hari was executed in 1917.
Novelist Mario Puzo, author of The Godfather, was born in 1920 on this day.
Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.®