Saturday, April 25, 2015

April 25


1873 - Walter De La Mare
English poet and writer, best remembered for his children's stories.

1892 - Maud Hart Lovelace
American author best known for her Betsy-Tacy series.

1914 - Ross Lockridge Jr.
American novelist whose Raintree County is a contender for Great American Novel. 

1933 - J. Anthony Lukas
American journalist and author pf the 1985 book Common Grounds: A Turbulent Decade in the Lives of Three American Families.

1939 - Ted Kooser
American poet, U.S. Poet Laureate from 2004-2006.

1961 - Dinesh D'Souza
Indian-born American conservative political commentator.

2010 - Alan Sillitoe

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