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Paul Roche Facts

Donald Robert Paul Roche (26 September 1916 – 30 October 2007) was a British poet, novelist, and professor of English, a critically acclaimed translator of Greek and Latin classics, notably the works of Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides, Sappho, and

Will Eisner Facts

Will Eisner was born on March 6, 1917 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as William Erwin Eisner. He was a writer, known for The Spirit (2008), Sheena: Queen of the Jungle (1955) and The Spirit (1987). He was married to Ann Louise Weingarten.

Norman Wexler Facts

Norman Wexler (August 6, 1926 – August 23, 1999) was a screenwriter whose work included such films as Saturday Night Fever, Serpico and Joe, for which he received an Oscar nomination in 1971. A Detroit native and 1944 Central High School graduate,

Tracy Chevalier Facts

Tracy Chevalier FRSL (born October 19, 1962) is an American historical novelist. She has written seven novels. She is best known for her second novel, Girl with a Pearl Earring, which was made into a 2003 film, starring Scarlett Johansson and Colin F

Jordan Levin Facts

Jordan Levin has been an arts and entertainment reporter and critic at the Miami Herald since 1999, covering dance and performance, Latin and pop music, and cultural and investigative features. She has written and produced radio features for WLRN-Mia

Adam Czerniaków Facts

Adam Czerniaków (30 November 1880 – 23 July 1942) was a Polish-Jewish engineer and senator. He committed suicide in the Warsaw Ghetto on 23 July 1942 by swallowing a cyanide pill, a day after the commencement of mass extermination of Jews known as

Tess Slesinger Facts

Tess Slesinger (16 July 1905 – 21 February 1945) was an American writer and screenwriter and a member of the New York intellectual scene.

Fyodor Knorre Facts

Eva Moberg Facts

Eva Moberg (1932 – 2011) was a Swedish feminist and writer. In 1961 she published the article “Kvinnans villkorliga frigivning” (Woman’s Release on Probation), which is considered a Swedish feminist classic. In that article she argued that equality b

Anna David Facts

Art Buchwald Facts

Arthur “Art” Buchwald (October 20, 1925 – January 17, 2007) was an American humorist best known for his long-running column in The Washington Post, which in turn was carried as a syndicated column in many other newspapers. His column focused on pol

Howard Rodman Facts