#204 Anne Frank / Brigid Brophy – 12 June 1929

Anne Frank

Annelies MarieAnne” Frank (12 June 1929 in Frankfurt am Main – early March 1945 in Bergen Belsen) was one of the most renowned and most discussed Jewish victims of the Holocaust. Acknowledged for the quality of her writing, her diary has become one of the world’s most widely read books, and has been the basis for several plays and films.

Brigid Brophy

Brigid Antonia Brophy, Lady Levey (12 June 1929, in London, England – 7 August 1995, in Louth, Lincolnshire, England) was an English novelist, essayist, critic, biographer, and dramatist.

Links:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anne_Frank
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brigid_Brophy

Also born on this day :
Alberto De Martino is an Italian film director and screenwriter .
John Ingram is a retired American Democratic politician.
John McCluskey, Baron McCluskey is a British politician.
Antony Speller is a British Conservative politician.
Frank Lawrence “Lefty” Rosenthal was a professional sports better, former Las Vegas casino executive and organized crime associate.
Friedwardt Winterberg is a German-American theoretical physicist.
Howard Clarke is Professor Emeritus of Classics and Comparative Literature at the University of California.

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