Monday

Jan. 19, 1998

Annabel Lee

by Edgar Allan Poe

MONDAY 1/19

Today's Reading: "Annabel Lee" by Edgar Allan Poe.

Today is observed as Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, with his actual birthday on January 15, 1929.

Theater critic Alexander Woollcott was born in Phalanx, New Jersey, in 1887.

Post-Impressionist Paul Cezanne was born in Aix-en-Provence in 1839.

It was on this day in 1793 during the French Revolution, that Louis XVI, King of France, was found guilty of treason and beheaded.

It's the birthday of Confederate General Robert E. Lee, born in Westmoreland County, Virginia, 1807.

American poet and story writer Edgar Allan Poe, famous for his poem "The Raven" and short story "The Murders in the Rue Morgue," was born on this day in Boston, 1809.

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