LitBirthdays April 8 – 14, 2012

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April is

Poetry Writing

Month

and

Jazz Appreciation

Month

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Sunday April 8

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Born April 8

Robert Toru Kiyosaki (b. 1947) – U.S. financial self-help speaker, writer

Trina Schart Hyman (b. 1939) – U.S. illustrator of children’s books


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Monday April 9

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Born April 9

George David Weiss (b. 1921) – U.S. songwriter

Paule Marshall (Paule Burke) (b. 1929) – U.S. novelist, short-story writer

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Tuesday April 10

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Born April 10

Peter Morgan (b. 1963) U.K. playwright, screenwriter – The Queen

George William Russell (AE) (b. 1867) – Irish poet, theosophist, artist, political activist

John M. (Mike) Ford (b. 1957) – U.S. science fiction author, poet

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Wednesday April 11

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Born April 11

Clive Exton (b. 1930) – U.K. screenwriter, playwright – Jeeves and Wooster

Attila József (b. 1905) – Hungarian poet

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Thursday April 12

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Born April 12

Thomas Dybdahl (b. 1979) – Norwegian singer/songwriter

Tama Janowitz (b. 1957) – U.S. novelist, satirist

Gary Soto (b. 1952) – U.S. poet, young adult fiction writer, essayist

Tom Clancy (b. 1947) – U.S. novelist – The Hunt for Red October

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Friday April 13

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Born April 13

Drago Jančar (b. 1948) – Slovenian novelist, playwright, essayist

Eudora Welty (b. 1909) – U.S. novelist, short story writer

Seamus Heaney (b. 1939) – Irish poet, Nobel Prize winner (1995)

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Saturday April 14

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Born April 14

Loretta Lynn (b. 1932) – U.S. country music singer / songwriter

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