The famous Belgian surrealist was born this day in 1898. Here's a delightful birthday tribute put together by Mourad EL AMRAN
Before she was Kate Hudson's mother, she was the blonde with the looney laugh on Rowan and Martin's Laugh-in. Born this day in 1945, here she is with Dean Martin on the advantages of being "dumb."
When it comes to "The Father of the Tenor Sax," born this day in 1904, no words are necessary. Just do yourself a favor for about six minutes, and listen to this man play "Body and Soul."
Born this day in 1940, he turns 73 today. But you can't put a label on him. Listen to the way he mixes blues, jazz, funk, and zydeco in this clip with Ringo, Levon Helm, Joe Walsh, Rick Danko, Clarence Clemens, and Nils Lofgrin
Isaac Bashevis Singer
Here's a delightful series of snippets from French TV featuring the wit and wisdom of the Nobel laureate, who was born this day in 1902.
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