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

  • 1863 - Ernest Thayer - American poet and author (d. 1940)
  • 1575 - Robert Hayman - English-Canadian poet and politician (d. 1629)

Deaths on this day in history

  • 1972 - Jules Romains - French author and poet (b. 1885)
  • 1956 - Bertolt Brecht - German poet
  • 1928 - Klabund - German author and poet (b. 1890)