Apr. 9, 1996
How Solemn As One by One
Today's Reading: "How Solemn As One by One" by Walt Whitman
French poet Charles Baudelaire was born in Paris on this day in 1821.
Eadweard Muybridge, a pioneer in photographic studies of motion picture, was born on this day in Kingston upon Thames, England in 1830.
General Lee surrendered to Grant on this day in 1865, ending the Civil War.
It's the birthday of comic-strip artist Frank King (Gasoline Alley), born in Cashton, Wisconsin, 1883.
John Presper Eckert, co-inventor of the first electronic digital computer (ENIAC), was born on this day in Philadelphia, 1919.
Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.®