TODAY IN HISTORY - On this day in history

Who was born today? whose birthday is today. Whose death anniversary today?

Births on this day in history

  • 1971 - Elizabeth Bear - American author and poet
  • 1910 - György Faludy - Hungarian poet and author (d. 2006)
  • 1896 - Uri Zvi Greenberg - Ukrainian-Israeli poet and journalist (d. 1981)
  • 1841 - Andrejs Pumpurs - Latvian soldier and poet (d. 1902)
  • 1680 - Barthold Heinrich Brockes - German poet (d. 1747)

Deaths on this day in history

  • 2013 - Álvaro Mutis - Colombian-Mexican author and poet (b. 1923)
  • 1919 - Alajos Gáspár - Hungarian-Slovene author and poet (b. 1848)