Jan. 19, 1998
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'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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