Wednesday, June 17, 2015

June 17


1914 - John Hersey
American journalist whose first novel, A Bell for Adano, won the Pulitzer Prize for Literature in 1945.

1933 - Harry Browne
American libertarian politician and author, many of whose books concern investing..

1943 - Newt Gingrich
American Republican politician and author of nonfiction and alternate history.

1945 - Art Bell
American author and radio host of the Coast to Coast AM paranormal-themed radio show.

1955 - Alan Taylor
American historian and two-time Pulitzer Prize winner.

1975 - James Phinney Baxter III
1981 - Zerna Sharp

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