LitBirthdays March 18 – 24, 2012

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March 22| March 23| March 24|

March is

Women’s History

Month

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March 18

Queen Latifah
Queen Latifah (Dana Elaine Owens) (b. 1970) – U.S. rapper, actor, singer – Put on Your Crown: Life-Changing Moments on the Path to Queendom (2010)

Read about Queen Latifah here

Watch the music video U.N.I.T.Y. here

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Born March 18

Luc Besson (b. 1959) – French film director, screenwriter – The Transporter (2002)

Christa Wolf, German novelist (b. 1929)

John Updike, U.S. novelist (b. 1932) 


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March 19

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Born March 19

John Burnside (b. 1955) – Scottish novelist, poet

Valerio Zurlini, Italian filmmaker, screenwriter (b. 1926)

Philip Roth, U.S. novelist (b. 1933)

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March 20

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Born March 20

Ovid (Publius Ovidius Naso) (b. 43 BCE) – Roman poet

Vera Panova (b. 1905) – Russian novelist, journalist

Lucy Myers Wright Mitchell (b. 1845) – U.S. classical historian

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March 21

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Born March 21

Ved Mehta (b. 1934) – Indian-U.S. essayist, autobiographer

Phyllis McGinley (b. 1905) – U.S. poet, children’s book writer

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March 22

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Born March 22

Beverley Knight (b. 1973) – U.K. singer/songwriter

Louis L’Amour Lawrence Dearborn LaMoore (b. 1908)- U.S. novelist, “Western” stories

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March 23

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Born March 23

Plantu (Jean Plantureux) (b. 1951) – French cartoonist / political satirist

Emmy Noether (b. 1882) – German mathematician – Noether’s Theorem

Akira Kurosawa (b. 1910) – Japanese film director, screenwriter

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March 24

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Born March 24

Kate (Catherine Merrial) Webb (b. 1943) – New Zealand journalist / war correspondent

Lawrence Ferlinghetti (b. 1919) – U.S. poet

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