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

  • 1864 - József Pusztai - Slovene-Hungarian poet and journalist (d. 1934)
  • 1842 - François Coppée - French poet and author (d. 1908)
  • 1813 - Juan Pablo Duarte - Dominican philosopher and poet (d. 1876)
  • 1781 - Ludwig Achim von Arnim - German poet and author (d. 1831)
  • 1541 - Florent Chrestien - French poet and translator (d. 1596)

Deaths on this day in history

  • 2014 - Paula Gruden - Slovenian-Australian poet and translator (b. 1921)
  • 2014 - José Emilio Pacheco - Mexican poet and author (b. 1939)
  • 1855 - Gérard de Nerval - French poet and translator (b. 1808)
  • 1849 - Thomas Lovell Beddoes - English poet
  • 1831 - Anton Delvig - Russian poet and journalist (b. 1798)
  • 910 - Luo Yin - Chinese statesman and poet