Henri de Régnier

French symbolist poet bon in 1864. Considered one of the most important of France during the early 20th century.

Gilles Deleuze

French renowned philosopher known for co-writing Capitalism and Schizophrenia: Anti-Oedipus (1972).

Noel Redding

English rock musician born in 1945. Known as the bass player for the Jimi Hendrix Experience.

Louis Braille

French educator & inventor of a system of reading & writing for the blind or visually impaired, born in 1809.

Jean Delville

Belgian symbolist painter, author, poet, polemicist, teacher, & Theosophist born in 1867.

Zulfikar Ali Bhutto

Pakistani barrister & politician born in 1928. 4th President & 9th Prime Minister of Pakistan.

Marie d’Agoult

Franco-German romantic author & historian born in 1805. Also known by her pen name, Daniel Stern.

Jacques Plante

Canadian pro ice hockey goaltender, coach, & general manager born in 1929.

Empress Dowager Cixi

Chinese noblewoman, concubine, & later regent who controlled the Qing dynasty from 1861-1908.

Andrew Carnegie

Scottish American industrialist & philanthropist who expanded the American steel industry in the late 19th century.