LitBirthdays June 12 – 18, 2011

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Sunday June 12

 


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Born June 12

Tess Gerritsen (b. 1953) – U.S. novelist – Harvest (1996)

Anne Frank (b. 1929) – German diarist – The Diary of Anne Frank

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Monday June 13

 

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Born June 13

Dorothy Leigh Sayers (b. 1893) – British novelist

William Butler Yeats (b. 1865) – Irish poet

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Tuesday June 14

 

 

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Born June 14

Ernesto Che Guevara (b. 1928) – Argentinian physician, author, revolutionary activist – The Motorcycle Diaries

Margaret Bourke-White (b. 1904) – U.S. photojournalist – Portrait of Myself

Mona Simpson (b. 1957) – U.S. novelist – Anywhere but Here(1987)

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Wednesday June 15

 

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Born June 15

Ibn-e-Insha (ابن انشاء) (b. 1927) – Pakistani poet

Ice Cube (O’Shea Jackson) (b. 1969) – U.S. rapper

Waylon Jennings (b. 1937) – U.S. country music singer/songwriter

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Thursday June 16

 

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Born June 16

Lamont Dozier (b. 1941) – U.S. songwriter – The Legendary Soul Master: Black Bach / Out Here On My Own

Joyce Carol Oates (b. 1938) – U.S. novelist, short story writer, essayistLittle Bird of Heaven: A Novel (September 2009)

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Friday June 17

 

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Born June 17

Jeph Jacques (b. 1980) – U.S. comic strip artist – Questionable Content

Nino (Kazunari Ninomiya) (b. 1983) – Japanese singer/songwriter


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Saturday June 18

 


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Born June 18

Sammy Cahn (Samuel Cohen) (b. June 18, 1913) – U.S. songwriter/lyricist – “High Hopes”

Paul McCartney (b. 1942) – U.K. singer/songwriter (The Beatles)



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