Saturday, October 24, 2015

October 24


1927 - Barbara J. Robinson
American author best known for her children's books, like The Best Christmas Pageant Ever.

1932 - Stephen Covey
American educator, author and speaker, best known for his book The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People.

1933 - Norman Rush
American writer whose experiences in the Peace Corps influence his novels, which are set in Rwanda.

1952 - David Weber
American science fiction and fantasy author, known for the Honor Harrington series.

1956 - Dale Maharidge
American author and journalist whose book And Their Children After Them won the 1990 Pulitzer Prize for General Non-fiction.

1948 - Frederic L. Paxson
1970 - Richard Francis Hofstadter
1980 - Ingri Parin d'Aulaire
2007 - Ian Middleton

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