- Andre Ampere, 1775. French physicist and founder of the science of electrodynamics, after which the ‘ampere’ is named. His tombstone says “tandem felix” – “Happy at Last”.
- Robert E. Howard, 1906. A prolific pulp fiction writer and creator of Conan the Barbarian.
- August Strindberg, 1849. Swedish novelist and dramatist, considered Sweden’s greatest playwright.
Answer Your Cat’s Question Day. Really.
Celebration of Life Day. Celebrating the gift and culture of life without prejudice or partiality. In America, considered the time to honor children and grandchildren.
Events are on our calendar in Wisconsin, Missouri, and Florida.