Hooray, hooray it’s Rachel Carson’s b-day!
Chris Cornell: Musician, singer and songwriter of the bands Soundgarden, Audioslave, and Temple of the Dog. Known for being one of the architects of the 1990s grunge movement, his extensive catalog as a songwriter, his near four octave vocal range, as well as his powerful vocal belting technique.
It’s Hirsute History’s own Bertrand Russell’s birthday, who’s bringing the cake and ice cream?
It’s Tamara de Lempicka’s birthday! We are heading to Max and Irmas to celebrate.
It’s Florence Nightingale’s birthday! We are heading to Applebees to celebrate.
Maimonides: Medieval Sephardic Jewish philosopher who became one of the most prolific and influential Torah scholars of the Middle Ages, as well as a preeminent astronomer and physician.
On this day in Hirsute History Salvador Dali was born!
Hooray, hooray it’s Sid Vicious’s b-day!
Shirley Jackson: Horror writer best known for the “The Lottery”, which reveals a secret, sinister underside to a bucolic American village, and The Haunting of Hill House, widely considered to be one of the best ghost stories ever written.
Mahatma Gandhi: Leader of the Indian independence movement in British-ruled India. Employing nonviolent civil disobedience, Gandhi led India to independence and inspired movements for civil rights and freedom across the world.