Jan. 14, 1997
To Kate Who Skates Better Than Her Date
Today's Reading:"To Kate Who Skates Better Than Her Date" by David Daiches from NEW YORKER BOOK OF POEMS, published by Viking Press.
It's the birthday of theologist, philosopher and medical missionary Albert Schweitzer, born in Kayserberg, Alsace, in 1875.
Hugh Lofting, author of the Dr. Doolittle books, was born on this day in England, 1886.
Novelist John Dos Passos (USA) was born on this day in Chicago in 1896.
Japanese writer Yukio Mishima (SEA OF FERTILITY) was born on this day in Tokyo, 1925.
The NBC TODAY SHOW premiered on this day in 1952.
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