Nov. 24, 1995
Today's reading: "His Music" by Stephen Dunn from New and Selected Poems, published by W. W. Norton.
English novelist Laurence Sterne born in 1713.
Birthday of architect Alexander Parris, 1852.
Carlo Collodi, creator of Pinocchio, born in 1826.
Children's author Frances Hodgson Burnett born in 1849.
Architect Cass Gilbert (Woolworth Building) born in 1859.
Gen. Ulysess S. Grant launched the Battle of Chattanooga in 1863.
Birthday of ragtime composer Scott Joplin, born in 1868.
Dale Carnegie born in 1888.
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