Mar. 10, 1996
Today's reading: "Digging" by Seamus Heaney from SELECTED POEMS 1966-1987, published by Noonday, a division of Farrar Straus & Giroux.
Educator Hallie Quinn Brown was born on this day around 1845 in Pittsburgh.
It's the birthday of jazz musician, Leon Bix Beiderbeck, born in Davenport, Iowa in 1903.
Author Kathryn McLean (Forbes) who wrote Mama's Bank Account, was born in 1909 in San Francisco.
Writer and veterinarian, James Herriot, was born in Glasgow, Scotland in 1916.
Playwright David Rabe was born in Dubuque, Iowa in 1940.
Zelda Fitzgerald died on this day in 1948 when a fire broke out at the Highland Hospital.
Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.®